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use the fivestep strategy for solving word problems to find the number or numbers described in the following exercise.
When a number is decreased by 75% of itself, the result is 26. What is the number?
A) 78
B) 139
C) 72
D) 104
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use the fivestep strategy for solving word problems to find the number or numbers described in the following exercise. When a number is decreased by 75% of itself, the result is 26. What is the number? A) 78 B) 139 C) 72 D) 104
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muhammad9t5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
x75%=24 x75/100=26
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muhammad9t5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@vipul92 he said explain too.
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liegevBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
x(.75x)=26 x(1.75)=26 x(.25)=26 (x(.25))/.25=26/.25 x=26/.25
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liegevBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I tried to write out all the steps.
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