Posted by **Lane** on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 5:24pm.

What is 25% of $20.00. What is the total cost of the item?

I multiplied 20 x .25 and my answer was 5.00 Then I subtracted 5.00 from 20.00 making my final answer $15.00 for the item. Please tell me if this is correct.

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 5:27pm
That's correct -- if you're asking about an item that originally was $20 and now is on sale at 25% off.

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**bobpursley**, Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 5:27pm
If it was 25percent off, you are right.

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**Lane**, Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 5:43pm
Thank you so much.

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