Business Math
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Kelly Melcher Furnishings made purchases at a net cost of 36,458.00 after a series discountof 20/20/10. Find the list price.
let the original list price be $x and now use this argument:
after the first discount the price would be .8x > (100%  20% = 80% or .8)
after the second discount, the price would be .8(.8x) and after the last discount the price would be .1(.8)(.8)x
so .1(.8)(.8)x = 36458 solve for x
(I got $63,295.14)
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