Posted by **cody** on Friday, October 16, 2009 at 5:28pm.

david gained 17 pounds over the winter. he went on a diet and lost 27 pounds. then he regained 5 pounds and weighed 177 pounds. how much did he weigh orignally?

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, October 16, 2009 at 5:38pm
He gained 22 pounds and lost 27 pounds. His final weight was 177 pounds.

How much do you think he weighed originally?

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**cody**, Friday, October 16, 2009 at 5:46pm
he wieghed 204 pounds?

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, October 16, 2009 at 5:59pm
How can that be?

He only lost a total of 5 pounds.

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**cody**, Friday, October 16, 2009 at 6:41pm
how much did he lose?

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**Anonymous**, Monday, December 17, 2012 at 4:37pm
david gained 13 pounds over the winter. He went on a diet and lost 28 pounds. Then he regained 3 pounds and weighed 179 pounds. How much did he weigh originally?

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