Ice skates

Ice skates were raised twice, the first time by 25%, the second time by 10%. After the second price, their cost was 82.5 euros. What was the original price of skates?

Correct result:

x =  60 Eur

Solution:

a=25%=1+25100=1.25 b=10%=1+10100=1.1    x a b=82.50 x 1.25 1.1=82.50  1.375x=82.5  x=60=60 Eur



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