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moongazer
 5 years ago
After taking off 20% from the original price of a pair of jeans, it cost PHP600. What is the original price?
moongazer
 5 years ago
After taking off 20% from the original price of a pair of jeans, it cost PHP600. What is the original price?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let original price be x takin off 20% would mean subtracting 20% of x from x i.e. 0.8x so 0.8x=600 x=750

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0would you solve it easier? use fractions instead of decimals

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0amount u paid was 80% of x then u can calculate the original price

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0could you solve it in fraction form?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok x  (20/100)x=600 (80/100)x=600 x=600*(100/80) x=750 is it good?

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ahhhhh ok i was just confused ^_^ thanks!
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