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Answer: 70%

Solution Method 1:

1 - (84 / 280) = .7

.7 * 100 = 70%

Check:

280 * .7 = 196

280 - 196 = 84

Solution Method 2:

280 - 84 = 196

196 / 280 = .7

.7 * 100 = 70%

Check: 280 - (280 * .7) = 280 - 196 = 84

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Previous (incorrect) answer:

84/280=.33333

100-33.333=66.666

66.666% decrease

you can check your work by multiplying 84 by 3 since .3333 is 1/3rd and you get 280

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70% decrease.

There is a 25% decrease in 280 to 210. 25% = 70

% decrease: = [(280-182)/280] x 100% = [98/280] x 100% =35%

30% of 280= 30% * 280= 0.3 * 280= 84

30% off of 280= 30% discount applied to 280= 280 - (30% * 280)= 280 - (0.30 * 280)= 280 - 84= 196

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70% decrease.

30% of 280= 30% * 280= 0.3 * 280= 84

There is a 25% decrease in 280 to 210. 25% = 70

% decrease: = [(280-182)/280] x 100% = [98/280] x 100% =35%

30% of $280= 30% * $280= 0.30 * $280= $84

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30% of 280= 30% * 280= 0.3 * 280= 84

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30% off of 280= 30% discount applied to 280= 280 - (30% * 280)= 280 - (0.30 * 280)= 280 - 84= 196