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Let the number to be found is N. Use Order of Operations. So first do the quotient part: 'the quotient of a number and 6' means N/6. '4 more than' means 4 + N/6, and then it equals 40, so

  • 4 + N/6 = 40
  • N/6 = 36
  • N = 216
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