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Sebastian spent 20% of his salary on transport. He spent twice as much on food as on transport and saved the rest. He saved $1200. What was his salary?

 
 Aug 1, 2022

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Let his salary ==S

 

S  -  0.20S  -  0.40S ==1200

0.40S == 1200

S ==1200 / 0.40 ==$3,000 - his monthly salary.

 
 Aug 2, 2022
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Let his salary ==S

 

S  -  0.20S  -  0.40S ==1200

0.40S == 1200

S ==1200 / 0.40 ==$3,000 - his monthly salary.

 
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