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sam spent 2/5 of amount he had on clothes. He spent 1/6th of remaining on food. of the remaining amount he spent on transport.He was then left with \$132. Find his initial amount.

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I think you are missing part of the phrase

"... of the remaining amount he spent on transport."

fill it in and come on back.

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