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# Algebra three more than a number is 21. find the number. five times the sum of smaller number and the larger number is 21. what are the numbers? the sum of three numbers is 41. the 2nd number is twice the 1st number increased by three and the third number is 9 less than 5 times the first. what are the numbers?

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