## xokatexo 3 years ago Coretta buys a pair of jeans that is on sale for 20% off. The regular price is marked at $27.00. What is the sale price of the pair of jeans. • This Question is Closed 1. liliy |dw:1334006049003:dw| 2. liliy x=5.4 . so 20% is 5.40, so you subtract the original price, minus this 5.40:) total:14.60 3. Hero Looks right 4. xokatexo omg liliy how are you so smart? 5. xokatexo math is my weak subject:( wish i waas good at it 6. liliy lol. idk. its a gift. i legit just love math. 7. xokatexo ahaha thanks for the help 8. Hero General Formula Original Price - Discount = Sales Price 9. liliy your welcome, seriously anytime. u can friend me and whenever u have a question send me a message ill be glad to help. 10. Hero Or more simply: x - %x = y x = original price y = sales price 11. xokatexo liliy is this right: |dw:1334006295517:dw| 12. xokatexo omg liliy you're soo nice! thank you sooosososoosooo much! 13. YY The answer is 21.60 not 14.60 because you are subtracting 5.40 from$27 not \$20

14. YY

Sorry to say Lily is incorrect :(

15. Hero

I feel ashamed for not actually calculating it myself.

16. Hero

You are right @YY