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anonymous
 5 years ago
how do i figure the original price... Mark paid $664 for a suit that was discounted 20%. What was the original price?
anonymous
 5 years ago
how do i figure the original price... Mark paid $664 for a suit that was discounted 20%. What was the original price?

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bahrom7893
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay so mark paid 20% less, which means that the suit cost him 80% of the original

bahrom7893
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So: $664  80% $x  100%

bahrom7893
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x = (cross multiply and divide by what's left) = 664*100/80

bahrom7893
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0please click on become a fan if i helped, thanks! =)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i know thats the answer im confused how to set it up..is it 664/100 times x/100

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0bahrom, always trying to get fans, lol

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0right basically, what bahrom has done is he knows that you have 80% of the original cost, so he has made it so that you can work out what 1 % costs you then times it by 100 to get it to 100% (i.e. the original price)
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