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Seven times a number minus the number is -48. Find the number. a: the number is -8 b: the number is 8 c: the number is 6

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jennabug503

the answer is -8 because 7 x -8 is -56 and -56 - -8 is -48

Llama11

Let the number be x. 7*x  -    x = -48 7x - x = -48 6x  = -48      Divide both sides by 6 6x/6  =  -48/6    x    =  -8 a: the number is -8

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