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4 February, 17:05

Translate the sentence into an equation.

Four times the difference of a number and 5 is 24.

A.

4 • (c - 5) = 24

B.

4c - 5 = 24

C.

c - 4 • 5 = 24

D.

5 • (c - 4) = 24

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  1. 4 February, 18:47
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    4 x (n-5) = 24. a number minus 5 is n-5. 4 x a number minus five is 4 x (n-5). And that equals 24. So the answer is A. 4 x (n-5) = 24.
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