Posted by sam on Monday, July 2, 2012 at 10:50pm.
Solve the problem by stating the equation you would use to solve and then solving it. Be sure to show all of your work.
In a local election, 53,400 people voted. This was a decrease of 7% over the last election. How many people voted in the last election? Round to the nearest whole person

math  Ms. Sue, Monday, July 2, 2012 at 10:53pm
0.93x = 53,400
x = 57,419