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A computer is on sale for $1600, which is a 20% discount off the regular price. What is the regular price? A.$1800
B. $1900 C.$2000
D. $2100 E.$2200

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Re: A computer is on sale for $1600, which is a 20% discount off the regul [#permalink] Show Tags 08 Aug 2019, 04:09 Bunuel wrote: A computer is on sale for$1600, which is a 20% discount off the regular price. What is the regular price?

A. $1800 B.$1900
C. $2000 D.$2100
E. $2200 Given: A computer is on sale for$1600, which is a 20% discount off the regular price.

Asked: What is the regular price?

A computer is on sale for $1600, which is a 20% discount off the regular price. (100%-20%) R =$1600
R = $1600/80% =$2000

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Re: A computer is on sale for $1600, which is a 20% discount off the regul [#permalink] Show Tags 08 Aug 2019, 04:32 Bunuel wrote: A computer is on sale for$1600, which is a 20% discount off the regular price. What is the regular price?

A. $1800 B.$1900
C. $2000 D.$2100
E. $2200 Discount of 20% is applied on regular price so the resulting price$1600 is 80% of actual price
Thus, $$\frac{80}{100}$$* regular price = 1600
Regular price = 1600*$$\frac{100}{80}$$
Regular price = 2000

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Re: A computer is on sale for $1600, which is a 20% discount off the regul [#permalink] Show Tags 11 Aug 2019, 18:36 Bunuel wrote: A computer is on sale for$1600, which is a 20% discount off the regular price. What is the regular price?

A. $1800 B.$1900
C. $2000 D.$2100
E. $2200 We can let n = the regular price, and create the equation: 0.8n = 1600 n = 2,000 Answer: C _________________ Scott Woodbury-Stewart Founder and CEO Scott@TargetTestPrep.com 202 Reviews 5-star rated online GMAT quant self study course See why Target Test Prep is the top rated GMAT quant course on GMAT Club. Read Our Reviews If you find one of my posts helpful, please take a moment to click on the "Kudos" button. Senior Manager Joined: 28 Jun 2019 Posts: 469 Re: A computer is on sale for$1600, which is a 20% discount off the regul  [#permalink]

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0.8*X=1600==》X=2000$Option C Posted from my mobile device _________________ Always waiting VP Joined: 18 Dec 2017 Posts: 1377 Location: United States (KS) GMAT 1: 600 Q46 V27 Re: A computer is on sale for$1600, which is a 20% discount off the regul  [#permalink]

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Bunuel wrote:
A computer is on sale for $1600, which is a 20% discount off the regular price. What is the regular price? A.$1800
B. $1900 C.$2000
D. $2100 E.$2200

$$1600/0.8=16000/8=2000$$
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