Time remaining:
How do I set up this equation and solve it?

Algebra
Tutor: None Selected Time limit: 0 Hours

Ben purchased a sweater for $25.10.  He got a 20% discount and tax was 8.25%.  what was the original price of the sweater?

Aug 15th, 2014

Original price($) =25.10 + (25.10*20%) - (8.25%)

                      =25.10 + (25.10*20/100) - (8.25/100)

                      =25.10 + (25.10/5) - (0.0825)

                     =25.10+ (5.2) -0.0825

                     =30.2175 

                    or, $30.26

Aug 15th, 2014

Studypool's Notebank makes it easy to buy and sell old notes, study guides, reviews, etc.
Click to visit
The Notebank
...
Aug 15th, 2014
...
Aug 15th, 2014
Mar 28th, 2017
check_circle
Mark as Final Answer
check_circle
Unmark as Final Answer
check_circle
Final Answer

Secure Information

Content will be erased after question is completed.

check_circle
Final Answer