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# Fill in the blanks to make the statements true.The cost of a tape-recorder is Rs 10,800 inclusive of sales tax charged at 8%. The price of the tape-recorder before sales tax was charged is________.

The cost of tape recorder, inclusive of 8% sales tax = ₹10800

Let the price of the tape recorder before sales tax be ₹x

So, = 10800

= 10800

108x = 10800 × 100

x =

x = 100 × 100

x = ₹10000

The cost of a tape-recorder is Rs 10,800 inclusive of sales tax charged at 8%. The price of the tape-recorder before sales tax was charged is ₹10,000.

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