## write the equation for the statement – 5 is added to one-third of a number then it gives 9

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write the equation for the statement – 5 is added to one-third of a number then it gives 9

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Answer:(i) The sum of numbers x and 4 is 9. (ii) 2 subtracted from y is 8.

(iii) Ten times a is 70. (iv) The number b divided by 5 gives 6.

(v) Three-fourth of t is 15. (vi) Seven times m plus 7 gets you 77.

(vii) One-fourth of a number x minus 4 gives 4.

(viii) If you take away 6 from 6 times y, you get 60.

(ix) If you add 3 to one-third of z, you get 30.

Answer:Step-by-step explanation:It’s a fairly easy math problem, but let us try doing it methodically.

When one third of a number is added to 5, we get 8.

Let this number be X.

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If we form an equation as per the data in the question.

1/3(X) +5 = 8.

1/3(X) is same as X/3.

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So, rewrite the equation as,

X/3 +5 =8.

If we subtract 5 from both sides of the equation, we get

X/3 =3.

( Note : Whatever operation you perform on one side of a mathemetical equation, must be performed on the other side as well).