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# 80% of a smaller number is 4 less than 40% of a larger number. The larger number is 85 greater than the smaller one. The sum of these two number is

[A] 325
[B] 425
[C] 235
[D] 500

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Nguyễn Trường - 6 months ago

Nguyễn Trường from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam is saying 325 is correct answer

Chhavi Jain - 2 years ago

Chhavi Jain from Jaipur, India is saying 235 is correct answer

Francis Rai - 3 years ago

Francis Rai from Assam, India is saying 425 is correct answer

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