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Mr. Havel bought a car for \$2400 and sold it for \$2700. what was the percent of profit for Mr. Havel in selling the car?

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His profit is \$300.

300 / 2400 = 0.125 = 12.5%

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The wholesale price for a CD is 1.75. A store marks it up to 15.99. What is the percent markup for the CD? Please tell me how to work this problem.

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