anonymous
  • anonymous
A suit was on sale for $142.50, marked down 25% from its original price. What was the original price of the suit?
Mathematics
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
schrodinger
  • schrodinger
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
anonymous
  • anonymous
let n be the original price. so, (75/100)n=142.50. try solve this equation to find value of n.
anonymous
  • anonymous
or u can try 1.25 X 142.50
anonymous
  • anonymous
u got the answer WOMH?

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

More answers

anonymous
  • anonymous
178.125
anonymous
  • anonymous
the answer should be 190.
anonymous
  • anonymous
yep, i messed up
anonymous
  • anonymous
since there are 25% discount. this means that the current price is 75% of the original price. or in fraction, it is 3/4 of the original price. let n denote the original price, then u wil have an equation like this. (3/4)n= 142.50 therefore, n=142.50*(4/3) = 190
anonymous
  • anonymous
thanks so much!

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.