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Mdm P bought a tv set at a discount of 40%. GST(Goods and Services Tax)of 7% was charged for the purchase.She paid a down payment of $433.35 which is 15% of the purchase price, inclusive of GST. What is the original price of the tv set?

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    I think its:
    x*15/100=433,35
    15x/100=433,35
    multiply by a 100 both sides then you get:
    15x=43335
    then divide by 15 both sides to get x alone
    therefore x=2889 whch is the original price
    #i stand 2 be correctd#

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