Tangerines 68994

When the lion took two mandarins from the bowl and Milada took one-fifth of the rest, four mandarins remained in the bowl. How many tangerines were initially on the dish?

Correct answer:

x =  7

Step-by-step explanation:

2+5x2+4=x  2+(x2)/5+4=x  4x=28  x=428=7  x=7

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