### Home > CC2 > Chapter 3 > Lesson 3.2.3 > Problem 3-63

3-63.

** **Nathan wants you to solve this puzzle:

*“I am thinking of a number. If you divide my number by* and add , you will get . What is my number?” Show all of your work.

Work backwards to get Nathan's number. Start with the end number, which is Now instead of adding Instead of dividing |