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anonymous
 5 years ago
What single discount is equivalent to two successive discounts of 13% and 6%?
Hint: Let the cost be $100.
anonymous
 5 years ago
What single discount is equivalent to two successive discounts of 13% and 6%? Hint: Let the cost be $100.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.013% off 100 leaves you with 87. 6% off of that leaves you with 81.78 So you are looking for a discount that will give you the difference between 100 and 81.78: x*100=(10081.78) Answer:18.22% http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=x*100%3D%2810081.78%29

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok i had 18.2% thanks for the help

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 5 years ago
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