# Ayesha announced a festival discount of 25% on all the items in her mobile phone shop. Ramandeep bought a mobile phone for himself. He got a discount of Rs1,960. What was the marked price of the mobile phone

**Solution:**

Discount = Discount% of the Marked Price

Discount = Rs. 1960

Discount % = 25%

Therefore Marked Price (MP) is calculated as:

1960 = Discount% of MP

1960 = 25% of MP

MP = 1960/0.25

MP = 1960 × 4 = Rs. 7840

**✦ ****Try This: **Ayesha announced a festival discount of 20% on all the items in her

mobile phone shop. Ramandeep bought a mobile phone for himself. He got a discount of Rs1520. What was the marked price of the mobile phone?

Discount = Discount% of the Marked Price

Discount = Rs. 1520

Discount % = 20%

Therefore Marked Price (MP) is calculated as:

1520 = Discount% of MP

1520 = 20% of MP

MP = 1520/0.20

MP = 1520 × 5 = Rs. 7600

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## Ayesha announced a festival discount of 25% on all the items in her mobile phone shop. Ramandeep bought a mobile phone for himself. He got a discount of Rs1,960. What was the marked price of the mobile phone

**Summary:**

Ayesha announced a festival discount of 25% on all the items in her mobile phone shop. Ramandeep bought a mobile phone for himself. He got a discount of Rs1,960. The marked price of the mobile phone is Rs. 7840

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