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when a number is decreased by 40% of itsef, the result is 96. what is the number?

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Step 1

To find the number such that if the number is decreased by 40% of itsef, the result is 96.

Let be the number. The 40% of the number is 0.4x.

Step 2

The given condition: 40%  of the number less than the original number ...

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