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A pair of pants with a marked price of \$35.00 has a discount of 20%. How much is the discount?

A. \$7.00
B. \$17.50

C. \$28.00

D. \$42.00

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A. \$7
these are simple, the calculator is your friend.

you take the original price of \$35 and multiply it by the change in percent:
35x.20

percent = of a hundred(1) don't forget the decimal

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