# Danny spends #9/11# of the money he had and finds he has #$88# left. How much did have initially?

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**$484**

#### Explanation:

Let

since Danny spent

amount of money spent by him

but we are given that he had

He had

#### Explanation:

We can calculate this using direct proportion.

If he spends

If we know how much

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Or, you can increase

Initial sum was:

#### Explanation:

Let the initial value be

Spent

Left