I a ring cost 2154 after tax and tax is 7.7% what is the cost before tax? can someone tell me if I did this right ? X= cost before tax 2154 x 1.077= x x=2000
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The answer looks good to me. Your second equation, though, should probably read: 1.077x = 2154 - somehow you got the right answer, perhaps just a typo. Nice job!
Thanks for the help there was a typo. I just kept questioning myself because it just seemed to easy, thanks again
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