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A computer company gives a discount of 10% on a new piece of software. If it makes a profit of 4%, what percent does the marked price exceed the cost price?

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    bet we can do this with numbers. supposed the marked price is $100 then after a 10% discount it is $90. they make a 4% profit, so the cost would be \[90\div 1.04=\$86.54\] rounded so marked price exceeds cost price by $13.56 \[13.46\div 90= 15\% \] rounded now let me try to do it for real

  2. Mertsj
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    I solved this for you once today. Why are you posting it again?

  3. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    I had to leave and did find the answer

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