Math Help - Solving problems

1. Solving problems

The price of coffee rose by 20% and is now $4.80 per jar. Find the cost of the same jar of coffee before the price rise. 2. Originally Posted by Joker37 The price of coffee rose by 20% and is now$4.80 per jar. Find the cost of the same jar of coffee before the price rise.
let P = the original price

P(1.2) = 4.80

solve for P