## In a sale, normal prices are reduced by 10%. Natalie bought a pair of shoes for £54. What was the original price of the shoes?

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## Answers ( No )

if we take 54 to be the reduced price, and “x” to be the original price, now “x” is the 100%, and 54 is the 100% – 10%, or 90%.

60 because if 54=90%*x, then 54=90/100*x, then 54=9/10*x, so x=60