HOW DO YOU FIND THE DISCOUNT IN PERCENTAGE IF YOU KNOW THE ORIGINAL PRICE AND THE SALES PRICE?

HOW DO YOU FIND THE DISCOUNT IN PERCENTAGE IF YOU KNOW THE ORIGINAL PRICE AND THE SALES PRICE?

Megan bought 50 beads for $9.95. She received a 10% discount, and she paid a sales tax of 6%. how much did she pay for beads.

A street vendor buys raincoats for $36 and marks them up by 25%. At the end of the season, he sells them at a discount of 30%. At what cost did he sell it finally?

Is the tax included on the 18%? if the tax rate is 8%, does that make the discount 10% or is it still 18% plus 8% tax?

A man holds a note of $5000 that has an annual interest rate of 12% annually. The note was made Mar 17 and is due Nov 14. He sells the note to a bank on June 13 at a discount of 11%. Find the proceeds...

buy 2 items and get the cheaper item free. bought 2 items, one $30 and one $48. I want to know what the cost of each item was after applying the discount of the free item

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Lisa has a 12% discount coupon for a clothing store. She sees a new purse that she wants to buy. After the 12% discount was applied, Lisa paid $52.80 for the purse. What was the original price...

Well i need help with finding the percent discount of the two numbers and its really confusing. I dont know what to do so im getting really confused on my question

5. As Director of the Illinois Nature Society, you are considering two initiatives to protect local wetlands areas. Project Maintain will cost you $500,000 to implement, and will result in a benefit...

what was the price before the discount was made. please show work

I am not sure what formula to use... maybe d=r/1+rn

would i use the formula r= d/1-dn? which would be .075/1-.075(60/360) = .0625 or 6.25%

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