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

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

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

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    4367

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  4. ParthKohli
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    Really?

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  5. MattGibson
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    Yes.

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  6. ParthKohli
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    Hmm, I don't think so.

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    267

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  8. ParthKohli
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    Well, \(267 \times 1.8 = 480.6\)

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    MODA 400/

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    400,600, OR 2400

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    @openstudy

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    Does the owner of this site have an account or no

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