2 February, 14:00
A number is decreased by 1 2/3 and the result is - 2
find the number
a) - 1 1/3
b) - 1/3
b) - 3 2/3
2 February, 15:05
Let x be our mystery number.
x - 1 2/3 = - 2
x - 5/3 = - 2
x = - 2 + 5/3
x = - 6/3 + 5/3
x = - 1/3
The answer is B.
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