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Equation

A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign

n + 50 = 188

The sum of a number and fifty is one hundred eighty-eight.

2 + 2n = 5

Two more than two times a number is five.

n / 7 = 5

Five equals the quotient of a number and seven.

5 + n = 39

The sum of five and a number is thirty-nine.

30 = 3n - 5

Thirty is five less than triple a number.

x / (-8) + 3 = 27

The quotient of a number and negative eight, increased by three, is twenty-seven.

Variable

an alphabetic character representing a number, called the value, which is either arbitrary or not fully specified or unknown. It is usually a letter like x or y.

Solution

The value or values that make an equation or inequality true.