# How do you find the numbers if twice the sum of 5 times a number and 8?

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May 20, 2018

- Twice the sum of . . .

This means

#5# times**a number**

Let **a number**) that

Therefore, **a number** is written as:

#5# times a number (#5x# ) and#8#

"the sum of. . ."

5 times a number and 8 is written as:

Now, apply "twice the sum of..." to

Although, the value of