# Math

A sixth grader weighs 90 pounds, which is 120% of what he weighed in fourth grade. How much did he weigh in fourth grade?
He weighed _____ pounds in fourth grade.

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1. 1.2x = 90

Solve for x.

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2. He weighed 75 lbs (pounds) in the fourth grade.

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