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Posted by **Katie** on Monday, September 26, 2011 at 2:25pm.

Would I take 66.09 divide by 20%?

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, September 26, 2011 at 2:27pmNo. If you did this: 66.09/0.2 = 330.45.

Certainly the original price was not over $300.00

Please try again.

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**Katie**, Monday, September 26, 2011 at 2:29pmwould it be 79.30 66.09+20%

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, September 26, 2011 at 2:32pmNo. That isn't the answer, but at least it's close.

100% - 20% = 80%

Let x = the original price.

0.8x = 66.09

x = 66.09/0.8

x =

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**Katie**, Monday, September 26, 2011 at 2:34pmok I get it the regular price is 82.61

ThankYou

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, September 26, 2011 at 2:53pmRight.

And you're welcome.

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**Katie**, Monday, September 26, 2011 at 2:54pmyou're awsome

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