seven less than (-7) than the product of twice a number (2x) is greater than (>) five more than (+5) the same number (x)2x-7>x+5treat the > sign as an equals for now2x-7=x+5subtract x from both sidesx-7=5add 7 to both sidesx=12put the > sign back inx>12
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