Q: Five is three more than a number n?

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The algebraic expression for "five more than three times some number" is 3x + 5, where x represents the unknown number.

3x + 5 < 12

3x + 5 = 29

5(x+3)+8

Represent the number by n. The equation is 5n - 1 = 3n +5, and the solution is n = 3.

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