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Mr. Daton purchased men't sports coats for $80 each and sole them for $158 each. Find the markup on retail to the nearest whole percent.
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GodBlessYou Group Title
Mr. Daton purchased men't sports coats for $80 each and sole them for $158 each. Find the markup on retail to the nearest whole percent.
 one year ago
 one year ago

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what is 158/80
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1.975?
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ivettef365 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
ok so that is a markup of 97.5%, rounded to the nearest whole percent = 98%
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GodBlessYou Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I have the answer to this just don't know how they got this the answer is 49%
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ivettef365 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
how did you get that answer ?
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ivettef365 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
if the question what percent is 80 of 158 then you divide 80/158 = 51% and the difference = 49% but that is not the case
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thank you :)
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