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    basic question, thank you

    (x - (165 + .05x) * 65 000 = 20 475 000
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    Quote Originally Posted by pettygaw View Post
    (x - (165 + .05x) * 65 000 = 20 475 000
    there is a ' ) ' missing

    (x - (165 + 0.05x))*65,000 = 20,475,000

    => (x - (165 + 0.05x))= 20,475,000/65,000

    (x - (165 + 0.05x))= 315

    x - 165 - 0.05x = 315

    0.95x = 480

    x = 9600/19

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