# A number is as much greater than 27 as it is less than 73. Find the number

**Solution:**

Let the number be x

The linear equation we get is

x - 27 = 73 - x

x + x = 73 + 27

2x = 100

x = 100/2

x = 50

Thus, the number is 50.

**✦ Try This:** A number is as much greater than 23 as it is less than 57. Find the number.

Let the number be x

A/Q

x - 23 = 57 - x

x + x = 57 + 23

2x = 80

x = 80/2

x = 40

Thus, the number is 40.

**☛ Also Check: **NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Maths Chapter 4

**NCERT Exemplar Class 7 Maths Chapter 4 Problem 94**

## A number is as much greater than 27 as it is less than 73. Find the number

**Summary:**

If a number is as much greater than 27 as it is less than 73, then the number is 20

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