# math

Find the original price of a pair of shoes if the sale price is \$56 after a 20% discount

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. 👁
1. p - .20p = 56
.80p = 56
p = 70

1. 👍
2. 👎
2. find the original price of a pair of shoes if the sale price is \$51 after a 25%discount

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. Anwser is 70

1. 👍
2. 👎

## Similar Questions

1. ### Math

In Store A, a pair of shoes that regularly sell for \$54.99 is on sale at 20% off. In Store B, the same pair of shoes regularly sells for \$59.99 and is on sale at 30% off. Which store sells the shoes for the lower sale price?

2. ### Math help

You buy clothing at a sale. You buy sneakers at 2/3 of their original price of \$60, a sweater at 7/10 of its original price of \$35, and a jacket at 5/6 of its original price of \$45. Answer each question and show all your work. a.

3. ### Maths

The price of a pair of shoes is increased by 12% . If the present price of the pair of shoes is 896 rupees , then find its original price?

4. ### Problem Solving

John bought a shirt on sale for 25% off the original price and another 25 % off the discounted price. If the final price was \$16, what was the price before the first discount? (Please i need to present it to our school. I don't

1. ### URGENTquestions for Math

A pair of jeans is on sale for 25% off the original price. Which expression represents the sale price? If the original price of the jeans is \$40,evaluate the expression to find the sale price. s=p-0.25 p;\$30 s=p-25:\$15***

2. ### Math

1. What is the sale price for a pair of shoes that was originally priced at 54.99 and now is 20% off? A.38.49 B. 41.24 C. 43.99 ******* D. 52.99

3. ### Pre-Algebra

9. During the basketball season, Diane took 134 shots and made about 56% of them. a. How many shots did Diane make? b. The team made a total of 498 shots. What percent of the team's made shots did Diane make? A. 24 shots; 15.1% B.

4. ### Programming

A sweater is on sale for 25% off the original price. The original price is \$50 write a solution to calculate and print the sale price.

1. ### math

the ratio of the sale price of a jacket to the original price is 3:4 the original price is \$64 what is the sale price

2. ### Math

A \$55 pair of shoes was discounted 15 percent, making the sale price \$46.75. The discounted price was then discounted again by 10 percent. Explain how you would find the final price of the shoes.

3. ### Problem Solving

John bought a shirt on sale for 25% off the original price and another 25 % off the discounted price. If the final price was \$16, what was the price before the first discount?