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x-.15x= 21.50

x= 25.29 is original cost

25.29-21.50= 3.79

so sue saved 3.79

Q: Sue bought a dress on sale for 21.50 If the sale was a 15 percent off sale how much did she save if she had bought it at regular price?

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-- subtract the percent off from 100 -- divide the sale price by the answer -- multiply that answer by 100, and you have the original price

The regular price is $26.00

325$(regular price) - 0.36 x (regular price) = 2080.64 x (regular price) = 208(regular price) = 208 / 0.64(regular price) = 325

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The original price was was 60

-- subtract the percent off from 100 -- divide the sale price by the answer -- multiply that answer by 100, and you have the original price

500

$5.00

0.1 x $50.00 = $5.00

$450.00 X 10% = 4.50, the dress will cost $445.50

5 dollars.

The sales price is 70 percent of regular price , so 70/100*regular price = sales price (47.60)on solving we get regular price = 68

The regular price is $26.00

The regular price is $139.68

The original price was $60, and 15% off drops that to $51.

The sale price is 109.20