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CarleenSingco
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A store is having a sale where school supplies are 30% off their original price. A backpack is on sale for $11.20. What was the original price for the backpack?

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Buttface123

To find the original price, you could use a variable to represent the original price in this equation; Let p represent the original price .70 × p=11.20 to solve this, we'd isolate the variable (p)  p=11.20 ÷.70 p=16 The original price was $16

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