# math

posted by .

wheels bicycle shop advertised a bicycle for 15% off for a savings of \$36. The bicycle did not sell so it was offered at a new 20% discount off the sale price.
What did the bicycle sell for regularly?
What is the amount of the new discount?

• math -

original price:
.85x = 36
x = 42.35

originally sold for \$42.35

first sale price = \$36
another 20% ...
final price = .8(42.35) = \$33.88

subtract to get the new discount amount

## Similar Questions

1. ### MATH

Wheel’s Bicycle shop advertised a bicycle for 15% off for a savings of \$36. The bicycle did not sell so it was offered at a new 20% discount off the sale price. a. What did the bicycle sell for regularly?
2. ### math

Wheel’s Bicycle shop advertised a bicycle for 15% off for a savings of \$36. The bicycle did not sell so it was offered at a new 20% discount off the sale price. (a) What did the bicycle sell for regularly?
3. ### math

Wheel’s Bicycle shop advertised a bicycle for 15% off for a savings of \$36. The bicycle did not sell so it was offered at a new 20% discount off the sale price. (a) What did the bicycle sell for regularly?
4. ### math

a an sold a bicycle for an amount which was greater by rs. 988 than half price he paid for it an made a profit of rs. 300 how much did he sell the bicycle for?
5. ### math

Dylan's Bicycle Shop offers a new bicycle on sale for \$259.92 after a 10% markdown. What was the cost of the bicycle to Dylan if the markup was 30% based on the cost?
6. ### BUSINESS MATH

Dylan's Bicycle Shop offers a new bicycle on sale for \$259.92 after a 10% markdown. What was the cost of the bicycle to Dylan if the markup was 30% based on the cost?
7. ### Business Math

Dylan's Bicycle Shop offers a new bicycle on sale for \$259.92 after a 10% markdown. What was the cost of the bicycle to Dylan if the markup was 30% based on the cost?
8. ### Algebra

Kate wants to buy a new bicycle from a sporting goods store. The bicycle she wants normally sells for \$360. The store has a sale where all bicycles cost 5/6 of the regular price. What is the sale price of the bicycle?
9. ### Math

kate wants to buy a new bicycle from a sporting-goods store.The bicycle she want normally sells for \$360. The store has a sale in which all bicycles cost 5/6 of the regular price. what is the sale price of the bicycle?
10. ### Math

kate wants to buy a new bicycle from a sporting-goods store.The bicycle she want normally sells for \$360. The store has a sale in which all bicycles cost 5/6 of the regular price. what is the sale price of the bicycle?

More Similar Questions