# Posts by smith

Total # Posts: 104

**Math**

.8x/.8 = 12,590/.8 x= 15,737.50 But where did you get 0.8 from?

**Math**

The sales price of a car is 12,590, which is 20% off the original price. What is the Original price?

**Math**

If sally can paint a house in 4hrs, and John can paint the same house in 6hrs, How long will it take for both of them to paint the house together?

**Math**

Jim is able to sell a hand-carved statue for $670 which was a 35% profit over his cost. How much did the statue originally cost him? How do you find the answer to this?