what 83 dollars with 35% off

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**What is 35% of $83 ?**

**Math Tips **

`Just a review 35 is the whole number. You need to put the decimal behind the number to come to the right answer.`

`In math the word "OF" means multiply. When converting from a percent to a decimal always move the decimal place 2 places to the left. `

**First you need to know how to convert a percent to a decimal. 35%=35/100** or
**0.35**

Multiply** 0.35** by** 83**

**0.35 X 83=29.05** This would be the amount of the discount.

Next, subtract** 29.05** from **83**

**83-29.05= 53.95**

**53.95 is the total cost of the item after the 35% discount**

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Thanks,

Shana