# SOLUTION: What is th numbe3r which when multiplie by 2 and added to 8 gives the same result as when it is divided by 2 and has 32 added to it?

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 Question 391028: What is th numbe3r which when multiplie by 2 and added to 8 gives the same result as when it is divided by 2 and has 32 added to it? Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!``` Hi, Let x represent the number Write as we Read*** 2x + 8 = x/2 + 32 |Multiplying each term by 2 so as all denominators = 1 4x + 16 = x + 64 3x = 48 x = 16 CHECKING our Answer 32 + 8 = 8 + 32 ```