# If 16 is added to one-third of a number, the result is three times the number. What is the number?

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16 + x/3 = 3x (16 + x/3) * 3 = 3x * 3 48 + x = 9x 48 + x - x = 9x -x 48 = 8x 48 / 8 = 8x / 8 6 = x

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16 + x/3 = 3x (16 + x/3) * 3 = 3x * 3 48 + x = 9x 48 + x - x = 9x -x 48 = 8x 48 / 8 = 8x / 8 6 = x

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