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A number is increased by 80%, or 480 . What is the original number?
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A number is increased by 80%, or 480 . What is the original number?
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ParthKohliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So that means 180% of your number is 480. Can you translate that into an equation?
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mathstudent55Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Let the number = x x + 80%x = 480 x + 0.8x = 480 1.8x = 480 Solve the equation for x.
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ParthKohliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Hmm, I don't think so.
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ParthKohliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well, \(267 \times 1.8 = 480.6\)
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MattGibsonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Does the owner of this site have an account or no
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