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A store offers a variety of discounts that range between 10 percent and 25 percent inclusive. If a book is discounted to a price of $2.40, what was its greatest possible price originally?

A) $2.64
B) $3.00
C) $3.20
D) $10.80
E) $24.00

Source: Kaplan GMAT Math Workbook - Sixth Edition
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A store offers a variety of discounts that range between 10 percent and 25 percent inclusive. If a book is discounted to a price of $2.40, what was its greatest possible price originally?

A) $2.64
B) $3.00
C) $3.20
D) $10.80
E) $24.00

Source: Kaplan GMAT Math Workbook - Sixth Edition
Page# 306


25% is max discount ...so greatest possible price originally will be when we consider the discount applied is max i.e 25%
if 25% discount is applied and then price is 2.40,it means 75 % of CP=2.40
Solving this we get CP=3.20
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