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Asked Oct 14, 2019
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Your purchase came to $104.86, and the sales tax is 7%, what is the price of the item without sales tax? 

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Expert Answer

Step 1

Given,

          The price of the item is $104.86 including the sales tax of 7%

Let the price of item without sales tax be x.

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x + 7% of x = 104.86

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Step 2

Now simplifying the above expressio...

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x 0.07x 104.86 1.07x 104.86 x = 98

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