Sunday

March 1, 2015

March 1, 2015

Posted by **FIZZ** on Friday, May 2, 2014 at 8:25am.

- MATH(markup and markdown ) -
**Writeacher**, Friday, May 2, 2014 at 8:37amMultiply:

250*1.2 = ??

(RM250 x 120%)

- MATH(markup and markdown ) -
**FIZZ**, Friday, May 2, 2014 at 8:48amrm250/100x120 ?

is that true my formula?

- MATH(markup and markdown ) -
**Reiny**, Friday, May 2, 2014 at 8:53amold price --- x

.8x = 250

x = 250/.8 = 312.50

check:

markdown on 312.50 = .2(312.50) = 62.50

new price = 312.50 - 62.50 = 250

- MATH(markup and markdown ) -
**FIZZ**, Friday, May 2, 2014 at 8:57amhow get .8 ?100-20=80 then divided by 100 = .8 ?

- MATH(markup and markdown ) -
**Reiny**, Friday, May 2, 2014 at 9:01amI respectfully disagree, the answers are not the same

If I take a take a 20% markdown on your $300

I get $60, which would leave a new price of $240, not $250

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - THE markdown percent for a shirt is 20%.if the old retail price was RM40,...

MATH(markup and markdown ) - A microwave oven costing RM500 was marked up 10% ...

MATH?!!? - a store sells ladders. . the retail price was a 40m percent markup ...

MATH(markup and markdown ) - A hi-fi set was purchased for RM7000.The hi-fi set ...

computer science - Write a program that will input an item’s wholesale cost and ...

math - The wholesale cost of a video game is $459.45. The original markup was 51...

math - The wholesale cost of a video game is $459.45. The original markup was 51...

math urgents - compare the single term expression for retail price after a ...

ALGEBRA - if a product that had a cost of rm2000 was sold with a markup ...

Algebra - Use the given information to find the original price: Retail Price $99...