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Posted by bindiya farswani on Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 12:12pm.

Please help solving this problem.

Solve the following word problem:
One poll reported that 48% of city residents were against building a new stadium. The polling service stated that the poll was accurate to within 3%. What is the minimum percent of city resident that oppose the stadium?

Is it right if we subtract 3% from 48%? Then the answer comes to 45%.
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