6TH GRADE MATH HELP!!!

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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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    What is your estimate?

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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%
    Answer: 15%

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