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# Roman has 2 red pencils in his backpack. If this is 25% of the total number of pencils, how many pencils are in his backpack?

Roman has 2 red pencils in his backpack. If this is 25% of the total number of pencils, how many pencils are in his backpack?**2 = 25%. 25% also means 1/4. So, it is a quarter of something. So. So find 100%, you have to multiply 2 by 4. 2 * 4 = 8. Roman has 8 pencils in his backpack.**...