Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Carlo's Percent Scribe Post

1. R C E E T N P

Percent means out of 100.

2. C R A T F I O L N A

A fraction percent is a percent that include portion if 1%

3 M C N O B D E I

Percents that are added together are combined percents.

6.A store discounted items by 50% off the original price one week. The following week an additional 10% was taken off the already reduced price. The regular priceof a CD player was $85.00. What is the reduced price in the second week?

First Week:
50/100= 0.5x85.00=$42.50
85-42.50= $42.5

Second Week:
42.50-4.25= $38.25

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