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  • one year ago

Sneakers are on sale for 80% off their original price. In addition, Jade has a coupon that gives her 15% discount off the sale price. How much will jade pay before tax, for a pair of sneakers that originally cost $180?

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    80% of 180 Is 144 now we have to find 15% of 144 which is 21.59999999999998 which can be rounded up to $21.60

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Omg thank you so much @kool_22

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @kool_22 that isn't one of the answer choices the answer choices are A)$30.60 B)117.00 C)$122.40 D)145.00

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    right so the next step is to subtract 21.60 from 180 which is (can you do that)?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yeah

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Its $158.40

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ahh ok I made a mistake hold on

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Kk

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    15% of 180 is 27 so we subtract that from 180 which equals 153 then we have to find 80% of 153 which is 122.4 which means that your answer should be $122.40

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Omg thank you so much @kool_22 :) I really appreciated that :) !!!

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