Obama bought a pair of shoes at 20% discount.If he saved $700,calculate:
the original price of the pair of shoes
the sale price of the pair of shoes

asked by ded
  1. .2 p = 700
    p =3500
    .8 p = 2800

    That sure is an expensive pair of shoes !

    posted by Damon
  2. thank you Damon

    posted by ded
  3. You are welcome.

    posted by Damon

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