# SOLUTION: the Quotent of the number and 3 is the same as the difference of the number and 2. Find the the number

Algebra ->  Algebra  -> Customizable Word Problem Solvers  -> Numbers -> SOLUTION: the Quotent of the number and 3 is the same as the difference of the number and 2. Find the the number      Log On

 Ad: Over 600 Algebra Word Problems at edhelper.com Ad: Algebrator™ solves your algebra problems and provides step-by-step explanations! Ad: Algebra Solved!™: algebra software solves algebra homework problems with step-by-step help!

 Word Problems: Numbers, consecutive odd/even, digits Solvers Lessons Answers archive Quiz In Depth

 Question 235995: the Quotent of the number and 3 is the same as the difference of the number and 2. Find the the numberAnswer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15747)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the Quotient of the number and 3 is the same as the difference of the number and 2. Find the the number ; = x - 2 : x = 3(x - 2) : x = 3x - 6 ; 6 = 3x - x : 6 = 2x : x = 3 : : Check = 3 - 2