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Twenty-seven greater than five divided by a number is eight.

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1. (n/5) + 27 = 8

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2. since "5 divided by a number" is 5/n,

5/9 + 27 = 8

although, these problems are usually as shown by Ms. Sue. So, maybe you mean to say

Twenty-seven greater than a number divided by five is eight.

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posted by Steve
3. oops that should have been 5/n in my example, not 5/9.

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