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A designer enlarged both the length and the width of a rectangular carpet by 50 percent. The new carpet was too large so the designer was asked to reduce its length and its width by 20 percent. By what percent was the area of the final carpet design greater than the area of the original design?

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  5. The answer is 44%

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  6. I checked and the answer is definitely 44%. I am guessing you have come here from RSM???

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