# How many seats did party Q have after the change in government as describe below?

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A certain country is ruled by a government with 500 seats divided between 2 political parties: P and Q. After a recent change in government, party Q gained control with a number of seats more than party P which was twice as many as the number of seats party P had more than party Q before the change. Party Q's number of seats increased by #30%#

A certain country is ruled by a government with 500 seats divided between 2 political parties: P and Q. After a recent change in government, party Q gained control with a number of seats more than party P which was twice as many as the number of seats party P had more than party Q before the change. Party Q's number of seats increased by

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Q has

#### Explanation:

Let

We are told

To solve for

Therefore

can be written as