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The sale price of a coat is 40% off it's regualr price of $59.50. Which equation can be used to find s, the sale price of the coat?

A. S= 59.50 - 59.50(0.40)
B. S = 59.50 + 59.50(0.40)
C. S= 59.50 - 59 50(0.60)
D. S=59.50 + 59.50(0.60)

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    answer is a $35.70

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    A)59.50-59.50(.40)
    59.50(.40)=23.80 This is the discount
    subtract the 23.80 from 59.50 and you get 35.70

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