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Sue bought a dress on sale fro \$21.50. If the sale was a 15% off sale, how much money did she save compared to if she bought at the regualr price? round you saving the nearest cent

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0.85x = 21.50
x = 21.5/0.85
x = 25.29

25.29 - 21.5 = ?

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4.00

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\$3.79

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THANKS

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Yes. She saved \$3.79

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