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# A 30 percent discount is taken from a computer that cost 500. What is the price of the computer?

Updated: 11/3/2022

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30% of 500 = 500x.3=150

500-150=350

\$350

Plus tax, handling, shipping, and insurance if applicable.

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Q: A 30 percent discount is taken from a computer that cost 500. What is the price of the computer?
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