Posted by **Karen** on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:07pm.

The price of a jacket at store A is $48. If the price at store B is 5.5% higher, what is the price difference? What is the cost of the jacket at store B?

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:16pm
48 * 1.055 = $50.64

50.64 - 48 = ?

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**HELP HELP HELP MNHS**, Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:16pm
Cost of jacket at store B is

$48 x 1.055= $50.64

$50.64 - $48 = $2.64 price difference

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**Karen**, Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:27pm
Thank you :) I've got it now.

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