# Deers and roes live in the forest. Deers make up 30% of the forest life. There are 144 deers less than roes. How many roes live in the forest? Answer: 252 roes. How do I solve this problem?

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Mar 10, 2016

Convert the problem into equations that can be solved for the number of roe.

#### Explanation:

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