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Both Sam and Sylvia work at a bookstore. During a sale, Sam sold 15 percent more books
than Sylvia. If Sam sold 69 books, how many books did Sylvia sell?
A. 60 C. 54
B. 58 D. 50
let the number of books Sylvia sold be x
then 1.15x = 69
x = 69/1.15 = 60