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During practice, a basketball player hits 70% of his free throws. If he missed 12 free throws, how
many free throws did he attempt during practice?

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    so 30% of his shots = 12
    .3x = 12
    x = 12/.3 = 40

    he took 40 shots

    check:
    70% of 40 = 28
    so he hit 28 , must have missed 12

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    WTF (wow that's fantastic)

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