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2014-08-19T16:55:57+05:30
The answer is 105.
Let the number be x.
1\5x-5=16.
1\5x=16+5.
1\5x=21.
x=21*5.
x=105.
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Um that's how our Maths teacher taught us :P
2014-08-20T13:26:20+05:30
Let the number be x
one fifth of the number =  \frac{x}{5}
One fifth of a number decreased by 5 is equal to 16
 \frac{x}{5} - 5 = 16
 \frac{x}{5} = 21
⇒ x = 105
The number is 105
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