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You paid \$26696.5 for a new car. This includes the 7% sales tax. What was the original cost of the car?

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1.07x = 26696.5

x = 24,950

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How did u get 1.07x

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1.07 includes the original price and the tax.

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How do u find that

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1 + 0.07 = 1.07

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Where did u get 1 from

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