# A student chose a number, multiplied it by 4, then subtracted 138 from the result and got 102.

A student chose a number, multiplied it by 4, then subtracted 138 from the result and got 102. What was the number he chose?

## Answer/Solution

60

### Steps/Work

Solution:

Let xx be the number he chose, then

4⋅x−138=102

4x=240

x=60

Answer A

Let xx be the number he chose, then

4⋅x−138=102

4x=240

x=60

Answer A