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This is a 20% decrease in price.

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Q: A coat was reduced by 56 from the original price of 280 what is the percent of decrease?

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Approximately 22.22%

The discounted price will be = original price x (100 - %discount) / 100

16.7%

$67. Arithmetic will solve this. x-x*0.2 = 53.6, where x is the original sale price. Simplifying gives x*(1-0.2) - 53.6 or x*(0.8) = 53.6. Dividing the 0.8 through gives x = 67. Finding a reduced price is simply subtracting the original price multiplied by the discount (in fraction form from the original price.

Multiply the 8.40 by 35, and divide by 100, this gives 2.94. Subtract the 2.94 from the original price (8.40) and you get 5.46

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Approximately 22.22%

The decrease is 25%.

$125 was the original price : 80% of 125 is 100.

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The discounted price will be = original price x (100 - %discount) / 100

60 Dollars

the original price is reduced by a quater/ 25 %

The original mark up was 50%.

16.7%