# Two times a number increased by 5 equals 9. Form an equation

**Solution:**

Let the number be x

Then two times of the number be 2x

A/Q

2x + 5 = 9

Thus, two times a number increased by 5 equals 9 can be expressed as 2x + 5 = 9.

**✦ Try This:** Three times a number increased by 7 equals 31.

Let the number be x

Then two times of the number be 3x

This is expressed in the form of linear equation as 3x + 7 = 31

Thus, three times a number increased by 7 equals 31 can be expressed as 3x + 7 = 31.

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## Two times a number increased by 5 equals 9.

**Summary:**

Thus, two times a number increased by 5 equals 9 can be expressed as 2x + 5 = 9.

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