Math, HELP!! PLEASE! IMMEDIATELY!
posted by Frankie .
After a 25% reduction, you purchase a television for $607.5. What was the television's price before the reduction?
(a) Write an equation to model the problem. Let x represent the price before the reduction.
(b) Solve the equation to find the price before the reduction. (Note: Your answer should be in the form $ddd.cc.)
Math, HELP!! PLEASE! IMMEDIATELY! -
Let the initial purchase price be: x.
So: $607.5 = 0.75 x
Therefore: x = $___.__