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A skateboard is priced at $92.00 and is reduced by 20%
a) what is the amount of the discount on the skateboard ?
b) calculate the new price of the skateboard.
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A skateboard is priced at $92.00 and is reduced by 20% a) what is the amount of the discount on the skateboard ? b) calculate the new price of the skateboard.
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hmm ... what is 20% of 92?
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CookieMonster101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i don't know ? :S
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
460 eh .... not quite :)
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
lets do this; a percent is a division of 100 peices so we need to divide 92 into 100 peices 92/100 = 1%
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
and we need to know how much 20 of those peices is worth (92/100) * 20
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
$18.40 is better for an answer if we format it right
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CookieMonster101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I been doing my hmwrk wrong then
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
there are other methods; but this one seems to be the most intuitive for me
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
now since the discounted $18.40 from $92.00; we simply subtract the 2
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
92.00 18.40  73.60 is the new price right?
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CookieMonster101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what would thenew price be of the skateboard ?
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