After a 5% reduction, you purchase a new digital player for $190. What was the price of the digital player before the reduction?

A) First write an equation you can use to answer this question. Use x as your variable and express any percents in decimal form in the equation.

The equation is

B) Solve your equation in part [A] to find the original price of the digital player.

Answer: The original price of the digital player was dollars.