Sales off

After discounting 40% the goods cost 15 €. How much did the cost of the goods before the discount?

Correct result:

x =  25 Eur

Solution:


x-40/100•x = 15

60x = 1500

x = 25

Our simple equation calculator calculates it.



We would be pleased if you find an error in the word problem, spelling mistakes, or inaccuracies and send it to us. Thank you!






Showing 0 comments:
avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Our percentage calculator will help you quickly calculate various typical tasks with percentages.

You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Next similar math problems:

  • Sales off
    up_to_30 Goods is worth € 70 and the price of goods fell two weeks in a row by 10%. How many % decreased overall?
  • Washing machine
    washing_masine The price of washing machine was decreased by 21% and then by 55 € due small sales. After two price decreases cost € 343. How much was originally cost?
  • Sale off 2
    sale 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?
  • Joshka
    money-false Joshka had € 15. Mama took him 15%. How many had left?
  • Kaufland sales-off
    kaufland As a rule the goods to the approaching end consumption in Kaufland three days before the end of the consumption to 30% off and one day before the end of the consumption to 50% discounts. Sometimes however the seller has been mistaken and the second discou
  • Skis
    ski Skis, which cost € 800, became 25% more expensive before the season. After the season, they became cheaper again by 25%. How many euros did the skis cost after the discount?
  • Twelve ties
    kravata The price of 12 ties before the discount was the same as 15 ties after discount. Calculate the price of 1 tie after discount, if you know that the discount price of one tie fell by 40 CZK?
  • Sales off
    save_now Calculate what was the original price of the good, if the price after discount 25% and the subsequent rise of 20% is 400 USD.
  • Briefcase
    aktovka The cost of producing briefcase is € 45. The manufacturer wants to sell it at a profit 30%. For how much will briefcase sell?
  • Discount
    saty_1 The dress was discounted by CZK 115, which was 12% of the original price. What is the cost of the dress after the discount?
  • Sale
    usd A camera has a listed price of $751.98 before tax. If the sales tax rate is 9.25%, find the total cost of the camera with sales tax included.
  • Bike cost
    bicycle_gears The father gave his son € 100 to buy a bicycle, which was 40% of the total amount of the bicycle. How much did the bike cost?
  • Discount price
    sveter_6 Coat cost 150 euros after sales discount. What is the original price when the discount is 25% of the original price?
  • Energy saving
    energy_star They were released three different, independent inventions saving 12%, 15% and 25% energy. Some considered that while the use of these inventions, the total savings will be 12% + 15% + 25% = 52%. Is this true? How much percent of energy will save all thre
  • Double percent
    percents What is 40% of 80% of 11800?
  • Salary increase
    vyplata Ms. Merry's salary increased by 15%, and that was 83 euros. What should pay before the increase?
  • Sales off
    sweater If a sweater sells for $ 19 after a 5% markdown, what was its original price?