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Amina think of a number and subtracts 5/2 from it. She multiplies the result by 8. The result now obtained is 3 times the number she thought of. What is

the number?


The number she thought of is 4. (4-(5/2))*8= 12
1 5 1
Let the number be x.
⇒By the condition ,
(x- \frac{5}{2} )8=3x
x= \frac{20}{5} =4
Ans:The number her imaginative mind thought of is 4(i wonder why 4 of all numbers)....
2 4 2
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