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8-27.

Write an equation for the problem.

*x* + (*x* + 3) + 2*x* = 51

Add like terms and solve.

4*x* + 3 = 51

4*x* = 48*x* = 12

8-27.

Write an equation for the problem.

*x* + (*x* + 3) + 2*x* = 51

Add like terms and solve.

4*x* + 3 = 51

4*x* = 48*x* = 12