# Item 1 has a price of 7.92 for a quantity of 8 and Item 2 has a price of 13.72 for a quantity of 14. Which is the better buy?

Item 1Item 2
Price
Quantity

Item 1 has a price of 7.92
for a quantity of 8
and Item 2 has a price of 13.72
for a quantity of 14.

## Calculate Unit Price

 Unit Price  = Price Quantity

## Calculate Unit Price 1:

 Unit Price 1  = P1 Q1

 Unit Price 1  = 7.92 8

Unit Price 1 = 0.99

## Calculate Unit Price 2:

 Unit Price 2  = P2 Q2

 Unit Price 2  = 13.72 14

Unit Price 2 = 0.98

Since Item 2 has a lower unit price than Item 1,
Item 2 is the Better Buy.

Since Item 2 has a lower unit price than Item 1,
Item 2 is the Better Buy.

### How does the Better Buy Comparison Calculator work?

Given two items with a price and quantity, this determines which is the better buy by comparing unit prices. Finds the better deal.
This calculator has 4 inputs.

### What 3 formulas are used for the Better Buy Comparison Calculator?

1. Unit Price 1 = Price 1/Quantity 1
2. Unit Price 2 = Price 2/Quantity 2
3. Better Buy = Minimum(Unit Price 1, Unit Price 2)

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### What 3 concepts are covered in the Better Buy Comparison Calculator?

Comparing two price and quantity measurements to see which offer is better
compare
estimate, measure, or note the similarity or difference between
price
the amount of money expected, required, or given in payment for something