# SOLUTION: If 3 times a certain number is increased by 4 the result is 28 If x is "the number," which of the following equations could be used to solve for the number? a.3x + 4 = 28 b.3(x

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Numbers Word Problems Question 481016: If 3 times a certain number is increased by 4 the result is 28 If x is "the number," which of the following equations could be used to solve for the number? a.3x + 4 = 28 b.3(x + 4) = 28 c.3x = 4 + 28 Found 2 solutions by ewatrrr, stanbon:Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi, If 3 times a certain number (x) is increased by 4 the result is 28 Write as we Read 3x + 4 = 28 ```Answer by stanbon(57384)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!If 3 times a certain number is increased by 4 the result is 28 If x is "the number," which of the following equations could be used to solve for the number? a.3x + 4 = 28 b.3(x + 4) = 28 c.3x = 4 + 28 --- Ans: a ------------ Cheers, Stan H.