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Jay sold a house in USA for $292,000. This sale represented a loss of 15% off the original price. What was the original price?

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The original price is 343529.411. To get the answer, divide the price given of $292000 by 85% and the multiply it by 100% of the price.

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292,000= x -.15(x)

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original price x 85/100 = 292000
original price = 29200000 / 85
original price = 343529.411

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