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Estimate the percent discount Ling will get if the customer usually pays if the phone is 7.95 and the price now is 6.76

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its confusing on how to get it can someone help me

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oh i got it its about 15%

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To estimate I'd divide the approximate difference by close to the original price.

1/8 = 0.125 = about 13 percent discount.

The actual discount?

7.95 - 6.76 = 1.19

1.19 / 7.95 = 0.1496 = 15%

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what is the mat method?

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7,95 - 100%
6,76 - x%
x = 100*6,76:7,95
x= 85
100% - 85% = 15%

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