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Let the number we need be x.
Then we need t o to find the value of x such that:
35% of x = 14
`==gt 35/100 *x = 14`
Now we will simplify and solve for x.
`==gt 7/20 x = 14`
Now we will multiply by the reciprocal:
`==gt x = 14* 20/7 `
==> x = 2*20 = 40
Then, 14 is 35% of 40.
Posted by hala718 on February 22, 2012 at 10:38 AM (Answer #1)
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