Source: Official Guide for GMAT Review 2016 Problem Solving; #118

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When positive integer x is divided by

When positive integer x is divided by positive integer y, the remainder is 9. If x/y=96.12, what is the value of y?

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Parijat Sinha

I used a slightly different method. I did:
96+12/100
or
96+9/75
Hence, the divisor has to be 75.

Your thoughts pls.

Jun 4, 2016 • Comment

Cydney Seigerman, Magoosh Tutor

Your method looks good to me! Nice job using this alternative method :)

Jun 5, 2016 • Reply

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Gravatar Mike McGarry, Magoosh Tutor

Aug 14, 2015 • Comment

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