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The difference between a number and three is multiplied by negative six. The result is eighteen. What is the number? a. Write an equation that can be used to find the number, n. b. Solve the equation you wrote in part A to find the value of the number. Include all of your work in your answer.

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The difference given in the text can be expressed as "n-3" Therefore, when multiplying by -6 it gives us: (n-3)*(-6)=18-6n We then know that this is equal to 18 18-6n=18 -6n=0 n=0

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