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# A book was on sale for off its original price. If the sale price of the book was , what was the original price of the book? (Assume there is no sales .)

Hint:

**Hint:**

- A percentage is a numeral or ratio that can be defined as a fraction of 100

## The correct answer is:

### Explanation:

- We have given a book was on sale for off its original price. If the sale price of the book was Step 1 of 1:

Let the actual price of the book be x

- Since the book is to be sold for off its original price, the actual cost of the book is

0.6x

Therefore,

0.6x =18

x=30

Hence, Option C is correct.

Let the actual price of the book be x

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