Lena bought a suit on sale for $244.40 . This price was 74% less than the original price.
What was the original price?

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Lena bought a suit on sale for $244.40 . This price was 74% less than the original price.

x - (.74x) = 244.40

.26x = 244.40

x = 244.40 / .26

x = 940

The original price of the suit was $940.00.

x - (.74x) = 244.40

.26x = 244.40

x = 244.40 / .26

x = 940

The original price of the suit was $940.00.

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