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1. ### The original price of a computer was \$895.00. Eleanor had a 25% off coupon which she was able to us

The original price of a computer was \$895.00. Eleanor had a 25% off coupon which she was able to use to make the purchase. If sales tax of 6.5% was added after the discount was taken, how much did Eleanor pay altogether for the computer? First, apply the discount: \$895 * 25% = \$223.75 \$895 -...
2. ### You have \$16 and a coupon for a \$5 discount at a local supermarket. A bottle of olive oil costs \$7.

You have \$16 and a coupon for a \$5 discount at a local supermarket. A bottle of olive oil costs \$7. How many bottles of olive oil can you buy? A \$5 discount gives you \$16 + \$5 = \$21 of buying power. With olive oil at \$7 per bottle, we have \$21/\$7 = 3 bottles of olive oil you can purchase
3. ### A coupon that was mailed to preferred customers of video village rentals is good for 15% on any vide

A coupon that was mailed to preferred customers of video village rentals is good for 15% on any video that is bought. How much savings is there using the coupon to purchase a \$22 video? Savings = Full Price * Coupon Amount Savings = \$22 * 0.15 Savings = \$3.30
4. ### She ordered 6 large pizzas. Luckily, she had a coupon for 3 off each pizza. If the bill came to 38.9

She ordered 6 large pizzas. Luckily, she had a coupon for 3 off each pizza. If the bill came to 38.94, what was the price for a large pizza? Determine additional amount the pizzas would have cost without the coupon 6 pizzas * 3 per pizza = 18 Add 18 to our discount price of 38.94 Full price...
5. ### Mary paid 1.97 for toothpaste and a bar of soap using a discount coupon if the toothpaste cost 1.29

Mary paid 1.97 for toothpaste and a bar of soap using a discount coupon if the toothpaste cost 1.29 and the song cost 83 cents. What is the value of the discount coupon? Find the full price package: 1.29 + 0.83 = 2.12 The value of the discount coupon is the money off, so: 2.12 - 1.97 = 0.15