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antonio_xx2

  • one year ago

Maria bought a blouse on sale for 20% off. the sale price was $28.76.what was the original price? write an equation to model the situation and solve it

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  1. Agl202
    • one year ago
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    It should be $23

  2. Agl202
    • one year ago
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    multiple choice?

  3. FireKat97
    • one year ago
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    But the sale price is $28.76 so the original price should be higher

  4. Agl202
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    oops sorry didn't see the original price part! :(

  5. FireKat97
    • one year ago
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    So assume that the original price is o. so we have o x 80% = 28.76 so you can now simplify that and solve for o

  6. FireKat97
    • one year ago
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    hahha don't worry its okay :)

  7. antonio_xx2
    • one year ago
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    so???

  8. FireKat97
    • one year ago
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    so do you know how you would love for o?

  9. FireKat97
    • one year ago
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    solve*

  10. antonio_xx2
    • one year ago
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    how

  11. Mertsj
    • one year ago
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    If the blouse is 20% off, then you would have to pay 80% of the original price.

  12. Mertsj
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1443490458068:dw|

  13. Mertsj
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1443490531711:dw|

  14. Mertsj
    • one year ago
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    Solve it.

  15. happy_to_help
    • one year ago
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    Orginal price was $34.51

  16. antonio_xx2
    • one year ago
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    thats the answer

  17. Mertsj
    • one year ago
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    @happy_to_help That answer is incorrect.

  18. antonio_xx2
    • one year ago
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    it is how

  19. Mertsj
    • one year ago
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    That is not the answer.

  20. antonio_xx2
    • one year ago
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    it is how @Mertsj help me

  21. Mertsj
    • one year ago
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    I did help you. Did you see the equation I posted in my drawings?

  22. Mertsj
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    |dw:1443491181283:dw|

  23. antonio_xx2
    • one year ago
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    so the answer is?

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