# In a certain county, the number of Charter Schools is six less than twice the number of Alternative Schools. We know that there are 52 Charter Schools in the county. How many Alternative Schools are in the county?

Jun 5, 2018

29 Alternative Schools

#### Explanation:

If there are $x$ Alternative Schools then there are $2 x - 6$ Charter Schools.

$2 x - 6 = 52$

$2 x = 58$

$x = 29$