# Math

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I need help with the steps on how to do this following problem:

Bert received a commission of \$247.50. If he works for 15% commission what price of the cat did he sell?

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0.15p = 247.50
p = 247.50/0.15 = ?

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What on earth is "price of the cat?"

0.15x = 247.50

x = ?

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