WILL YOU PLEASE ME HELP TO SOLVE THIS PROBLEMrnIf 1/3 of a number exceeds its 2/7 by 1,find the number. Share with your friends Share 7 Koka Sri Lakshmi Divya Sai answered this 13 View Full Answer Ark Shankar Pandey answered this Let the number be x.1/3 of x= x/3 exceeds its 2/7 i.e. 2x/7 by 1Therefore x/3=2x/7+1= x/3=2/7+7/7=7x=6x+21= x= 21 -1