Friday

July 25, 2014

July 25, 2014

Posted by **Vince** on Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 1:29pm.

- Math -
**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 1:51pm0.8x = 80

x = 80/0.8

x = 100 >> selling price

0.8x = 100

x = 100/0.8

x = 125 >> marked price

- Math -
**Pintu**, Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 11:24pmOk, another solution for this problem:

20% of $80=16

so, the selling price=80+16=$96

Let, by the mark price of 20% profit=x

so, x-(20% of x)=96

or, x-x/5=96

or, x= (96*5)/4

or, x=$120 (Ans)

**Related Questions**

maths - due to competition,a trader allows a discount of 15% on the marked price...

Math - Bosley's Pet Foods buys dog kibbl for $19.50 per bag, less 40%. The store...

Math - A computer company gives a discount of 10% off of the marked price on a ...

Math - Mark bought four times as many apples as Harry and three times as many ...

english - People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a ...

English - 1. I found intetest in Harry Potter. 2. I found an intetest in Harry ...

grammar - Where do Harry Potter live, when he not are together with all his ...

math - Shop A sold a notebook for $1200. This was 125% of the price of a similar...

Business Math - Kiddie Kites buys Japanese kite kits with a list price of $6,500...

Marketing Math - markup/mark down - A clothing retailer purchased a line of fall...