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The percent decrease from 5 to 4 is how much less than the percent increase from 4 to 5?

A. 0%
B. 5%
C. 15%
D. 20%
E. 25%

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    1/5 = 0.2 = 20%

    1/4 = 0.25 = 25%

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    Ok...I get it. Thanks.

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    :-) You're welcome.

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