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?
How would I set up this problem?

Math  Ms. Sue, Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:16pm
48 * 1.055 = $50.64
50.64  48 = ? 
Math  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 
Math  Karen, Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:27pm
Thank you :) I've got it now.