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  • 3 years ago

A number is increased by 80%, or 480 . What is the original number?

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  1. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    So that means 180% of your number is 480. Can you translate that into an equation?

  2. mathstudent55
    • 3 years ago
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    Let the number = x x + 80%x = 480 x + 0.8x = 480 1.8x = 480 Solve the equation for x.

  3. MattGibson
    • 3 years ago
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    4367

  4. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    Really?

  5. MattGibson
    • 3 years ago
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    Yes.

  6. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    Hmm, I don't think so.

  7. MattGibson
    • 3 years ago
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    267

  8. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    Well, \(267 \times 1.8 = 480.6\)

  9. MattGibson
    • 3 years ago
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    MODA 400/

  10. MattGibson
    • 3 years ago
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    400,600, OR 2400

  11. MattGibson
    • 3 years ago
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    @openstudy

  12. MattGibson
    • 3 years ago
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    Does the owner of this site have an account or no

  13. Hero
    • 3 years ago
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