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Five times a number is equal to three times the sum of the number and 6. The number is .
  1. 9
  2. 4
  3. 5


Solution

The correct option is A 9
Let the number be x.
The problem says
5x=3(x+6)
Solving the equation, 
5x3x=18
         2x=18
           x=182
         x=9
Therefore, the number is 9.
 

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