# How do you write the equation for "one more than three times a number is 7"?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 10, 2017

The equation is:

The solution is:

#### Explanation:

You say: "one more than three times a number is 7".

So we start with a number

Then we multiply it by

Then we increase it by

And we equal all of that to

Solving:

N=2

"one more than three times a number is 7".

"one more than three times N is 7".

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