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david gained 17 pounds over the winter. he went on a diet and lost 27 pounds. then he regained 5 pounds and weighed 177 pounds. how much did he weigh orignally?

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He gained 22 pounds and lost 27 pounds. His final weight was 177 pounds.

How much do you think he weighed originally?

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he wieghed 204 pounds?

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How can that be?

He only lost a total of 5 pounds.

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how much did he lose?

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david gained 13 pounds over the winter. He went on a diet and lost 28 pounds. Then he regained 3 pounds and weighed 179 pounds. How much did he weigh originally?

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