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35%of the number of books Vick owns are fiction books.if Vick has 70 fiction books,find:
A) the total numbe of books he owns.
B) the number of non-fiction books he owns

  • percentage -

    Let n = total number of books

    0.35n = 70

    n = 70/0.35

    n = 200

  • percentage -

    Let n = Total number of Books

    0.35n = 70

    n = 70/0.35

    n = 200

    Total number of books is 200.
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    Answer to B

    200 - 70
    = 130 non fiction books

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