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One number is 6 times another. The greater number is 1680. What is the lesser number?

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    Since division is the inverse of multiplication, you need to divide 1680 by 6 to find the lesser number.

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    so its
    6n < 1680
    ÷6 ÷6
    n < 280

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    Yes. The lesser number is 280.

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