# An appliance store reduced the price of a refrigerator by 20% and then raised the price by 10% from the lower price. What was the original price of the refrigerator, if the final price was $70.40?

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Jul 20, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

A drop of 20 % means find 80% =

An increase of 10% means find 110% =

Let the original price be

Decreased by 20% then raised by 10%..

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