a number added to itself twelve times is five times more than twice the number.
what is the number?

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bnoliveira

t.Let the number be x
if it is added to itself 12 times, it will be 12x
given that 12x = 2x+5
⇒ 12x - 2x = 5
⇒ 10x = 5
⇒ x = 5/10
⇒ x = 0.5
The number is 0.5