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A local music store was selling a guitar for $239. They then lowered the price to $199. How much is the percent of discount?

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    239 - 199 = 40

    40/239 = 0.167 = 16.7%

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    Thank you Ms. Sue :-)

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    You're welcome, Juliana.

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