Posted by laura on Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at 3:46pm.
A dealer offers a computer software program whose list price is $500 at a 19% discount. She will give an extra 3% discount if paid in cash. What is the selling price if payment is made in cash?
If 500=81%, _____=78% (this comes from subtracting 19% from 100%, then subtracting the additional 3%
am i right

math  Celina, Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at 4:42pm
I don't exactly get what you are saying, but what I would do is find 19% of $500, and then subtract it from 500. Let's call that answer x. Then you find 3% of your answer, x, and subtract that, and you have your answer.
If you did that, or something similiar, then you'll probably be okay.
Hope I helped!
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