SOLUTION: The difference of fourteen and three times a number is the same as the sum of the number and negative ten. Find the number.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear Equations And Systems Word Problems Question 72158: The difference of fourteen and three times a number is the same as the sum of the number and negative ten. Find the number.Answer by checkley75(3666)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!14-3X=X-10 -3X-X=-10-14 -4X=-24 X=-24/-4 X=6 ANSWER PROOF 14-3*6=6-10 14-18=-4 -4=-4