# algebra

amy paid \$67.65 for a pair of running shoes during a 30% of sale. what was the regular price?

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1. 0.7x = 67.65

x = ?

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2. no idea

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3. 0.7x = 67.65

Divide both sides of the equation by 0.7.

What is 67.65 divided by 0.7?

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4. amy paid \$67.65 for a pair of running shoes during a 30% of sale

Regular price = 67.65 * 30/100 + 67.65
= 20.295 + 67.65
= \$ 87.945

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