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## 3 ) A basket filled with tomatoes had a mass of 2330 g. After 3/5 the tomatoes were taken away, the mass of the basket wit

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) A basket filled with tomatoes had a mass of 2330 g. After 3/5 the tomatoes were

taken away, the mass of the basket with the remaining tomatoes was 1550 g

What was the mass of the empty basket?

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Answer: 1030 gStep-by-step explanation:Given

Mass of basket and the tomatoes is 2330 g

After of tomatoes were taken away, the mass with the basket is 1550 g

Suppose x is the mass of tomatoes and y is the mass of the basket

Solve the above equations. We get

So, the mass of the empty basket is 1030 g.