Find the number ...................

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When a number was multiplied by 4 and then this product decreased by 17 , the result was 1 less than three times the number. Find the number.

May 16th, 2015

the equation becomes

4x-3x-17+17=3x-3x-1+17

x=16

May 16th, 2015

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