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## If the salary of x is 25% less than the salary of y and y receives 25% more than 150. Then what is the value of x?

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If the salary of x is 25% less than the salary of y and y receives 25% more than 150. Then what is the value of x?

### y = 150 + (.25 * 150)

### y = 150 + 37.5

### y = 187.50

therefore: