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Negative one times the sum of twice a number and 3 is equal to 2 times the difference of -4 times the number and 3. What is the number?

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jax1855

lets just say the number is equal to x. -1(2x+3)=2*(-4x-3) Distribute on both sides -2x-3=-8x-6 Add 3 to both sides -2x=-8x-6 Add 8x to boths sides 6x=-6 Divide Both Sides by -1 x=-1 The numbers is -1.

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