Posted by ***Thara* ** on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at 9:20pm.

A jewelry store wishes to rpice a watch that costs $65 to yield a gross profit (mark-up) of 52% of thier costs. Find the selling price?

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**Malonquish **, Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:19am
Fist of all tings you do, you have two calculate the percentage- 52% of $65= $33.80. ( 52/100 x 65).

Then you have to add the number, in this case you add on $33.80 to the original amount which is $65; so, $65 + $33.80 = $98.80

That is your answer. thanj u :)

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