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Advanced MathContemporary Mathematics for Business & ConsumersSolve the following word problems for the portion, rate, or base. A recent report on a financial website noted that for the first time in more than a decade, the size of the average newly built American house had shrunk to 2.065 square feet, or 93% of its original size. What was the original size before the decline? Round to the nearest square foot.BuyFind*launch*

8th Edition

Robert Brechner + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305585447

Chapter 6.II, Problem 33RE

Textbook Problem

Solve the following word problems for the portion, rate, or base.

A recent report on a financial website noted that for the first time in more than a decade, the size of the average newly built American house had shrunk to 2.065 square feet, or 93% of its original size. What was the original size before the decline? Round to the nearest square foot.

Contemporary Mathematics for Business & Consumers

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