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eight more than twice a number is four times the difference between five and the number what is the number

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In the given problem, lots of important information's are already provided. based on these information's the answer to the question can be easily found.It is given that twice an unknown number is four times the difference between five and the number.We can write the equation as Let us assume the unknown number = x Then 2x + 8 = 4(x - 5) 2x + 8 = 4x - 20 2x - 4x = -20 -8 -2x = -28 2x = 28 x = 28/2    = 14 So the unknown number is 14. This is the most simple way of solving the problem.

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