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The price of a necklace in a jewellery showroom is $5000.

During Christmas, the price of the necklace was marked down by 35%.

As a result, the amount of profit that a showroom makes for each necklace sold is reduced to $750.

(a) What is the cost price of the necklace?

(b) If a 7% GST was charged on all items sold in the jewellery shop, how much would Sally have to pay for 1 necklace during the sale?

*Notes to student:*

*If the question above has parts(e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12**Round your answer off to 2 decimal places.*

The correct answer is :

**2500,3477.50**