Posted by jessica on .
the purse of your dreams is rightin front of you.you have some money and you notice the tag on the purse says $400.the clerk says if you buy cash right now you can take the purse for 12.05%less.how much money will you p[ay cash?
a)$49.00
b)$48.00
c)$52.00
d)$50.00

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DrBob222,
$400 x 0.1205 = ?? discount.
$400  discount = cost to customer. The answer isn't listed or there is an error somewhere. 
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Ms. Sue,
Jessica, DrBob and I showed you how to figure percent of a price in the last post.
What do you think the answer is? We'll be glad to check your work. 
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jessica,
i think the answer is b

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Ms. Sue,
As DrBob said, the right answer is NOT given as one of your choices. Please check the assigned problem again.
If the question is how much money will you pay, the answer will be something over $300. 
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jessica,
you could take the purse for 12.5%less.i did not mean 12.05

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jessica,
the clerk says if you buy the purse cash roght npw ypu can take it for 12.5%less.how much money will she will save if she pay cash?