OpenStudy (anonymous):

After receiving a discount of 12.5% on its bulk order of printer paper, Johns’ Office Supply pays $3200. What was the price of the order bef

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

the problem is to recognise what the percentage is in respect to. in this case, this is the original price, so the paid price is 100-12.5 %. from here, calculate 1% then multiply by 100 to determine the original figure. hope that helps

7 years ago