Posted by Alexis on Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 7:14pm.
The hudson record store is having a goingoutofbuisness sale. CD's normally sell for $18.00. During the first week sale, all CD's will sell for $15.00.
a. written as a fraction, what is the rate of the discount?
b. what is this rate expressed as a percent? Round your answer to the nearest hundreth of a percent.

Algebra  Jen, Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 7:18pm
a)How many dollars off/Total amount of dollars it was GOING TO sell for, then reduce
b)Use a calculator or long division to change to a percent
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Algebra  Alexis, Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 8:51pm
a) 1/6
b).17

Algebra  MathMate, Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 8:58pm
a) correct
b) "Round your answer to the nearest hundreth of a percent. "
so it is 16.67%

Algebra  shee, Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 10:03pm
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