Twelve people entered a room. Three more than two-thirds of these people then left. How many people remain

in the room ?

in the room ?

**Find two-thirds of 12**

(2/3) x 12

= 8 {multiplied}

**Find three more than that two-thirds**

= 8 + 3

= 11 {added}

**12 people entered and 11 people left.**

**1 person**remains in the room.

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