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GodBlessYou
 2 years ago
Mr. Daton purchased men't sports
coats for $80 each and sold them for $158 each. Find the markup on retail to the nearest whole percent.
GodBlessYou
 2 years ago
Mr. Daton purchased men't sports coats for $80 each and sold them for $158 each. Find the markup on retail to the nearest whole percent.

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campbell_st
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the percentage is \[percentage=\frac{(158  80)}{80} \times 100 \]

GodBlessYou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you so much! :)

GodBlessYou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@campbell_st The answer isn't coming out right for some reason.. It is supposed to be 49%.

campbell_st
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oops I gave you mark up on cost. For markup on retail markup = retail price  cost price = 158  80 = $78 percentage = 78/158 * 100 = 49.3%
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