Drying herbs

Herbs lose 75% weight By drying. How many fresh herbs do you have to collect if you want to make 1.5 kg of dried herbs?

Correct answer:

x =  6 kg

Step-by-step explanation:

x75/100 x=1.5  x75/100 x=1.5  25x=150  x=6=6 kg



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