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anonymous
 4 years ago
A number is increased by 400% , or 360 . What is the original number?
anonymous
 4 years ago
A number is increased by 400% , or 360 . What is the original number?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Try rephrasing it: to get you started... a 400% increase is 4x...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait what? Is the final number 36)?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats exactly how it says it on the work sheet.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry the questions is confusing... I really hate making assumptions because I can be wrong. Go ask again.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay thank you though.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think the question is phrased simply enough... it's basically saying "400% of a number is 360...what's the number?" so you get 4x = 360 .. solve for x

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No it can also mean that it was raised by 400 or maybe 360 we don't know. Seeing as the value of 400% percent is close to the number 360% making the assumption that 360 is the final number can be a mistake.
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