The selling price of a television in a retail store is $66 less than 3 times the wholesale price. If the selling price of a television is $899, write and solve an equation to find the wholesale price of the television. The fare for a taxicab is $5 per trip plus $0.50 per mile.

vangstosiis 2022-07-27 Answered
The selling price of a television in a retail store is $66 less than 3 times the wholesale price. If the selling price of a television is $899, write and solve an equation to find the wholesale price of the television. The fare for a taxicab is $5 per trip plus $0.50 per mile.
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Wayne Everett
Answered 2022-07-28 Author has 19 answers
Selling price of television in detail sore = 899
then 3 x 66 = 899 3 x = 899 + 66 3 x = 965 x = 965 3 = 321.667
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