# Question #76013

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#### Explanation:

Let's break this down word for word:

**The quotient of** means that there will be some sort of division going on. We can express this

**a number** can be a variable and expressed as

**7** is simply **The quotient of a number and 7...** can be expressed as

Lastly, **is 30**. The **is** is the same as an equal sign. So **is 30** gives us:

Thus, the entire phrase: **The quotient of a number and 7 is 30** can be written as:

If we wanted to find this number, we can simply solve for

We can verify this by substituting

**TRUE**