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A pair of of blues jeans went on sale. After a 30% reduction the pants cost $35. How much did the jeans cost before the price reduction?

Correct result:

x =  50

Solution:


x-30/100x = 35

x-30/100•x = 35

70x = 3500

x = 50

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