# math

twelve less than a number is 19. what is the number?

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1. x-12=19

solve for x!

:D

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2. x - 12 = 19
+ 12 +12
x = 7

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3. I think the first answer above is correct.

12 less than 31 is 19.

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posted by Steve

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