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The sales tax on a refrigerator at the rate of 9% is Rs. 1,170. Find the actual sale price.

Answer :

Amount of sales tax is 1,170

Rate of sales tax is 9%

Let x be the cost price of refrigerator

Amount of sales tax = (Rate of sales tax) (cost price)

1,170 = 9% (x)

1,170 = x

= x

x = 13,000

Actual cost price of refrigerator is 13,000

selling price = cost price + sales tax

= 13,000 + 1,170

= 14,170

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