# math

furrier marks up mink coats \$3000. this represents a 50% mark up. what is the cost of the coats?

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1. 0.5x = 3,000

x = \$6,000 original cost

6,000 + 3,000 = \$9,000 amount the furrier charges

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2. 2590

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