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What number increased by 15% is 230
Step 1. 15% means 0.15.
Step 2. Let n be the number
Step 3. Let n+0.15n=230 since the number is increased by 15% to 230.
Step 4. Then, 1.15n=230 and solve using the following steps.
Divide 1.15 to both sides of the equation
Step 5. ANSWER: The number is 200.
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