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When the rate of sale-tax is decreased from 9% to 6% for a coloured T.V. ; Mrs Geeta will save ₹ 780 in buying this T.V. Find the list price of the T.V.

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Rate of sales tax in the beginning = 9%

And Reduced rate = 6%

∴ Diff. = 9 – 6 = 3%

Total savings = ₹ 780

∴ List price of T.V. = Total savings × (100/3)

= (780 × 100)/3 =   ₹26000

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