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CookieMonster101
 3 years ago
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.
CookieMonster101
 3 years ago
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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amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2hmm ... what is 20% of 92?

CookieMonster101
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i don't know ? :S

amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2460 eh .... not quite :)

amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2lets do this; a percent is a division of 100 peices so we need to divide 92 into 100 peices 92/100 = 1%

amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and we need to know how much 20 of those peices is worth (92/100) * 20

amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2$18.40 is better for an answer if we format it right

CookieMonster101
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I been doing my hmwrk wrong then

amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2there are other methods; but this one seems to be the most intuitive for me

amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2now since the discounted $18.40 from $92.00; we simply subtract the 2

amistre64
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.292.00 18.40  73.60 is the new price right?

CookieMonster101
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what would thenew price be of the skateboard ?
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