Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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Chapter 3 - Section 3.2 - Solving Equations: Review of the Addition and Multiplication Properties - Exercise Set: 87

Answer

$2x-17$

Work Step by Step

Twice a number indicates multiplication by 2. Decreased by indicates subtraction. Twice a number, decreased by 17 is $2x-17$
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