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# If 48 is added to one third of a number the triple of the number is the result What is the number?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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X/3 + 48 = 3X X + 144 = 9X 8X = 144 X = 18 The number is 18.

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Q: If 48 is added to one third of a number the triple of the number is the result What is the number?
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