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TopNewestHow about 194?

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let me check

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close 2 off

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Here is how I interpret your instructions:

$\frac{x}{6} \times 3 -1 + 2 = 98 \\ \frac{x}{2} + 1 = 98 \\ \frac{x}{2} = 97 \\ x = 194$

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The answer is 194.

To check whether 194 is correct or not let's do it step wise.

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Is it possible?

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well you have done it incorrectly because your answer creates 96

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Which part of my math below do you disagree with?

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@Steven Chase sir everything is correct with you method. The answer is 194.

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wait I misread the calculation you are correct

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