# If 84 exceeds another number by 12, then the other number is _____

**Solution:**

Let the number be x

A/Q,

x + 12 = 84

x = 84 - 12

x = 72

Hence, if 84 exceeds another number by 12, then the other number is 72.

**✦ Try This:** If 46 exceeds another number by 14, then the other number is _____.

Let the number be x

A/Q,

x + 14 = 46

x = 46 - 14

x = 32

Hence, if 46 exceeds another number by 14, then the other number is 32.

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## If 84 exceeds another number by 12, then the other number is _____

**Summary:**

If 84 exceeds another number by 12, then the other number is 72

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