# Find a number that is 24 less than its opposite

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by falvero

2015-02-17T09:47:08+08:00

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7x=x+24                                                                                                            6x=24                                                                                                               x=24                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    7(4)=28                                                                                                               4+24=28
2015-02-18T10:26:35+08:00

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X-first number
-x-opposite of first number

x=-x-24
Transpose
2x=-24
x=-12

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