what is twenty-six more than the product of a number and 17 is -42

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what is twenty-six more than the product of a number and 17 is -42

Dec 9th, 2014

17x + 26 = -42

Then simplify. Subtract 26 from both sides.

17x = -68

divide both sides by 17

x = -4

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