Apples 2

How many apples were originally on the tree, if the first day fell one third, the second day quarter of the rest and on tree remained 45 apples?

Correct answer:

x =  90

Step-by-step explanation:

x/3 + (x-x/3)/4+45 = x

6x = 540

x = 90

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