I need to find a number that added to 15% of that number will give me 27.80

Algebra
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I need to find a number that added to 15% of that number will give me 27.80

Jun 17th, 2015

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let x is a number now

x+.15x=27.80

x(1+.15)=27.80

x=27.80/1.15

x=24.17 is the number

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Jun 17th, 2015

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