1000/17=58+remainder 14
Therefore,1000-14 =986=17*58 and 17*59=1003.
Conclusion: 986 is the required number.

4x^2-12x=0
4x(x-3)=0.
X=0 or x=3.

15% of 300 is (15/100)(300)=15(300/100)=15*3=45

4x^2-12x=0
4x(x-3)=0.
X=0 or x=3.

15% of 300 is (15/100)(300)=15(300/100)=15*3=45