# SOLUTION: Translate the following statement into an algebraic equation. Let x represent the number. 8 less than 2 times a number is 9 times that same number.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 50662This question is from textbook Beginning Algebra : Translate the following statement into an algebraic equation. Let x represent the number. 8 less than 2 times a number is 9 times that same number. This question is from textbook Beginning Algebra Answer by rapaljer(4667)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let x = the number 8 less than 2 times a number is 9 times that same number. 2x-8 = 9x R^2 at SCC