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What is the percent of discount on a television that originally sold for $700 and is now on sale for $560?

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    (700 - 560) / 700 = ?

    Change the decimal answer to a percent by moving the decimal point two places to the right.

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    Please help! I am confused on what to do next. I subtracted the 700 by 560 and got 140 so then I divided by 700 and got 5?

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    140 divided by 700 = 0.2

    0.2 = 20%

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    Thank you so much! :D have a nice night

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    You're welcome. :-)

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