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use the five-step 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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    x-75%=24 x-75/100=26

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    104

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  3. muhammad9t5 Group Title
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    @vipul92 he said explain too.

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    x*25/100=26 so x =104

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    25???

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  6. vipul92 Group Title
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    beta 100-75=25

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    x-(.75x)=26 x(1-.75)=26 x(.25)=26 (x(.25))/.25=26/.25 x=26/.25

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    I tried to write out all the steps.

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    thank you guys!

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