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30% of the rabbits from a farm were lent to a zoo. After a month, 5/6 of the rabbits were returned to the farm. There were 228 rabbits in the farm now.
a.) How many rabbits were lent to the zoo in the beginning?
b.) How many rabbits were there at the farm before they were lent to the zoo?

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