# Math

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A pigeon runs into a flock of pigeons and asks their leader what is your number in this flock? The leader replays: I am not suppose to tell you our exact number, but if you take twice our number and add a half of our number and still add another quarter of our number plus yourself would be 100. How many pigeons were in that flock? Write an equation and solve it..

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2x + 0.5x + 0.25x + 1 = 100

2.75x + 1 = 100
2.75x = 99
x = ?

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hmm is it 36?

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