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asked Jan 19, 2017 in Mathematics by jessy113
68 more than the quotient of an unknown number and 54 is 72.

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answered Jan 19, 2017 by anonymous
X - the number

\frac{x}{54}+68=72 \ \ \ |-68 \\
\frac{x}{54}=4 \ \ \ |\times 54 \\
x=216

The number is 216.

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