If you multiply a number by 3 and divide by 4, the result is 24. What is the number?
Answer: The number is 32.
Let's find the number
To find the numbers we will have a linear equation with one variable.
Let the number be 'x'
When multiplied by 3, we get 3x
When divided by 4, we get 3x / 4
⇒ 3x / 4 = 24
⇒ 3x = 96
⇒ x = 32