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There were 2400 people at a concert.40%
of them were men, the rest were women and children.The number of women was 1 2/5 times the number of children.How many more more men than women were there?

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  1. For every 100 people, there were
    40 men
    30 women
    30 children.

    Use proportion to figure out the number for 2400 people.

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