Posted by Kate on .
your mother gave you $13.32 with which to buy a present.This covered 3/5 of the cost.how much did the present cost?
can someone please help me and also show me how to solve this?

6th grade math 
Kate,
can someone please help me with this question?And can someone also teach me step by step how to solve this question???Please???

6th grade math 
Ms. Sue,
(3/5)x = 13.32
Change 3/5 to its equivalent decimal.
0.6x = 13.32
x = 13.32 / 0.6
x = 22.20 
6th grade math 
Kate,
thank you

6th grade math 
giovanna,
hi