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Gopal spent 3/5 of his money in the first week and 1/3 of the remainder in the second week. He spent $110 altogether. How much money did he have left?

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    Starting with $X, first week spends 3X/5, leaving him with 2X/5.

    Second week spends 1/3(2X/5.

    He therefore spent 3X/5 + 2X/15 which is equal to $110.

    Solve for X.

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    2/5

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    117

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