dina bought a file cabinet for 30% off regular price. the store gave her an additional 25% off the sale price. If she paid $63, how much was the original price?

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lightkids wrote:dina bought a file cabinet for 30% off regular price. the store gave her an additional 25% off the sale price. If she paid $63, how much was the original price?

U can go backwards

63$ was 75%=3/4 of sale price: 63/3=21 & 21*4=84

84$ was 70%=7/10 of reg price: do the same way to find reg price