# SOLUTION: the sum of four times a number and three is the same as the difference of twice the number and eleven. find the number.

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 Question 323956: the sum of four times a number and three is the same as the difference of twice the number and eleven. find the number. Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let number be x 4 times a number and 3 = 4x+3 .. difference of twice the number and 11 = 2x-11 .. 2x-11=4x+3 4x-2x=-11-3 2x=-14 divide by2 x=-7 te number is -7