The difference between five and twice a number, x, is one.

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2015-10-30 23:56:11

" the difference " means subtract the difference between 5 and twice a number x is 1 5 - 2x = 1 <== ur equation -2x = 1 - 5 -2x = - 4 x = -4/-2 x = 2 <== ur solution

2015-10-30 23:57:26

2x -5 = 1 2x = 5+1 2x = 6 2x/2 = 6/2 x = 3 hope this helps

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