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Posted by **Unknown** on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 8:55pm.

This is how I did it.

100/25%=400.

48.75-4.00= 44.25.

I'm not sure if I'm solving it the correct way can someone help please

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 9:08pmnot quite....

let the original price be x

1.25x = 48.75

x = 48.75/1.25 = $39.00

check:

25% of 39 = 9.75

new price =39+ 9.75 = 48.75

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**Unknown**, Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 9:18pmReally!! Thank you so much you explained it well

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