Makayla thinks of a number. "If I double my number and add 3 the answer is 23"  Maria thinks of a number. "If I multiply my number by 4 and add 3 the answer is 23"  
Mariah thinks of a number. "If I add 5 to my number then divide the result by 2, the answer is 8.5"  Marissa thinks of a number. "If I multiply my number by 3 and subtract 4 then multiply the result by 3, the answer is 3 less than 36" 
What numbers are they thinking about?
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