Q: What is 5 less than twice a number?

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5+5=1010-7=3the answer is 3

Let's call "a number" x. Then 5 more than twice x is 5 + 2x.

If the number is N then 2N - 5 = 7 then 2N = 12 so that N = 6

Six times a number minus five is less than twice the number plus ten. 6 * n - 5 < 2 * n + 10 6n - 5 < 2n + 10 4n - 5 < 10 4n < 15 n < 15/4 This statement will hold true for all n < 15/4

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Let's call "a number" x. Then 5 more than twice x is 5 + 2x.

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