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# A number exceeds 25 percent of itself by 60. Then number is?

$\Rightarrow x = \dfrac{{25}}{{100}}x + 60 \\ \Rightarrow x = \dfrac{1}{4}x + 60 \\$
$\Rightarrow 4x = x + 240 \\ \Rightarrow 4x - x = 240 \\ \Rightarrow 3x = 240 \\ \Rightarrow x = \dfrac{{240}}{3} = 80 \\$