A company sold garden hoses at a reduced price of $6.52 and took an end-of-season markdown of $10.43. What was the original selling price of each hose? Use the formula M=S-N, where M is the markdown, S is the original selling price, and N is the reduced price.

Would that be 10.43=S-6.52?

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