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    On january 1st of 2003 there were 50 kg of cucumbers in a vegetable store and they were 99% water by mass. On february 1st of 2003 they were 98% water, by mass due to loss of water through vaporization. What was the mass of cucumbers on February 1st of 2003?

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    On January 1,2003
    Total mass= 50 Kg
    out of which water @ 99%= 49.5 Kg = 99% * 50
    and remaining solid= 0.5 Kg = ...

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    The expert calculates the mass of cucumbers and water through vaporization.