# discount

### A clothing store buys shirts for n dollars and then marks them up 50%. To reward their employees, th

A clothing store buys shirts for n dollars and then marks them up 50%. To reward their employees, the store gives a 50% discount to all employees....
Thread by: math_celebrity, Feb 24, 2023, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A store sells books for 50% off on Sundays. The store advertises that on Easter Sunday the store tak

A store sells books for 50% off on Sundays. The store advertises that on Easter Sunday the store takes an additional 25% off. What would a pile of...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Feb 19, 2023, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A book is discounted 45%. If the original price is \$40, what is the new price?

A book is discounted 45%. If the original price is \$40, what is the new price? 45% discount means we pay 100% - 45% = 55% 40 * 55% = 22
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### A bookstore was selling books for 50% off. A shelf in the store had a sign that said "Books on this

A bookstore was selling books for 50% off. A shelf in the store had a sign that said "Books on this shelf take an additional 25% off." Leta...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Feb 7, 2023, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A guitar that normally cost n dollars is on sale for 20% off. The tax is 8%. What is the total cost

A guitar that normally cost n dollars is on sale for 20% off. The tax is 8%. What is the total cost of the guitar including tax? Discount Amount...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jan 8, 2023, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### The regular cost of a guitar is n. On Saturdays, all guitars are 15% off. What is the price of the g

The regular cost of a guitar is n. On Saturdays, all guitars are 15% off. What is the price of the guitar on Saturday? 15% = 0.15 If we take...
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### The regular price for a television is Q dollars. Each Saturday televisions are 20% off (The discount

The regular price for a television is Q dollars. Each Saturday televisions are 20% off (The discount is .2Q). What is the price of a television on...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Dec 1, 2022, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A pair of jeans are priced at \$129.99 there is a discount of 20% and sales tax of 8% what is the fin

A pair of jeans are priced at \$129.99 there is a discount of 20% and sales tax of 8% what is the final cost Calculate discounted price:...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 24, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### 20 teachers made a bulk purchase of some textbooks. The teachers received a 24% discount for the bul

20 teachers made a bulk purchase of some textbooks. The teachers received a 24% discount for the bulk purchase, which originally cost \$5230....
Thread by: math_celebrity, Nov 2, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### a store sells a certain toaster oven for 35. The store offers a 30% discount and charges 8% sales ta

a store sells a certain toaster oven for 35. The store offers a 30% discount and charges 8% sales tax. How much will the toaster oven cost?...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 9, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A \$480 TV was put on sale for 30% off. It didn't sell, so the price was lowered an additional percen

A \$480 TV was put on sale for 30% off. It didn't sell, so the price was lowered an additional percent off the sale price, making the new sale...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 14, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A sports store near Big Bear Lake is having a 20% off sale on all water skis. What will the sale pri

A sports store near Big Bear Lake is having a 20% off sale on all water skis. What will the sale price be for water skis which regularly sell for...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 4, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A coat normally costs \$100. First, there was a 20% discount. Then, later, it was marked down 30% off

A coat normally costs \$100. First, there was a 20% discount. Then, later, it was marked down 30% off of the discounted priced. How much does the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 3, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A store is offering a 11% discount on all items. Write an equation relating the final price

A store is offering a 11% discount on all items. Write an equation relating the final price 11% discount means we pay 100% - 11% = 89% of the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Mar 10, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### 3 cases of fresh apples that cost \$21.95 per case with 20% off and a 7.5% sales tax

3 cases of fresh apples that cost \$21.95 per case with 20% off and a 7.5% sales tax Figure out the total cost before the discount: Total Cost...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 23, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A store is offering a 18% discount on all items. Write an equation relating the sale price S for an

A store is offering a 18% discount on all items. Write an equation relating the sale price S for an item to its list price L. 18% discount means...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 28, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### The population of a town is currently 22,000. This represents an increase of 40% from the population

The population of a town is currently 22,000. This represents an increase of 40% from the population 5 years ago. Find the population of the town...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 4, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### 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%...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jul 14, 2018, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests