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posted by lilly .
Maratha paid $42.40 for her sisters birthday present. this included 6% sales tax. What was the cost of the gift before tax?

Price(1.06)=42.40
solve that for Price 
Lilly  you've received a lot of help here in the last couple days.
Now it's YOUR turn.
What do you think the answer is? 
$40
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