translate each phrase into a mathematical statement: one half of a number is equal to 14

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one half of a number is equal to 14 can be translated mathematically as:

Let the number be x

then

1/2 * x=14

x/2=14

multiply both sides by 2

2*x/2=14*2

x=28 so this is the number

checking answer

1/2 of 28=14

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