Can you find a number such that...
...its double is fourteen more than its quarter?
Puzzle Copyright © Kevin Stone
A box for your workings out:
Hint: The number is less than 20.
We need a number such that:
2 x Number = 14 + 1 x Number
Multiply throughout by 4 to give:
8 x Number = 56 + Number
7 x Number = 56
So Number = 8.
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