Five times the difference of twice a number and eight is negative ten. Find the number.

asked Aug 28, 2011 in Algebra 1 Answers by anonymous

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10 Answers

call the number you are looking for x



twice a number=times 2





Solve this for x to get your answer



answered Aug 28, 2011 by anonymous
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