Meat loses

Meat loses 18% of its weight by smoking. How much raw meat butcher used to manufacture 35 kilos of smoked?

Result

x =  42.683 kg

Solution:


x * ( 1- 18/100) = 35

82x = 3500

x = 175041 ≈ 42.682927

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