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## The population of a city has increased by 33% since it was last measured. If the current population is 39,900, what was the previous populat

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The population of a city has increased by 33% since it was last measured. If the current population is 39,900, what was the previous population?

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Answer:26,733

Step-by-step explanation:39,900 – Percentage decrease =

39,900 – (33% × 39,900) =

39,900 – 33% × 39,900 =

(1 – 33%) × 39,900 =

(100% – 33%) × 39,900 =

67% × 39,900 =

67 ÷ 100 × 39,900 =

67 × 39,900 ÷ 100 =

2,673,300 ÷ 100 =

26,733

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