# math

a sweater cost \$75.00 @ 25% off how much did the sweater cost? how much did you save?

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1. its 18.75

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posted by Kitty
2. you saved 56.25 i think :/

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posted by Kitty
3. If you mean the original cost was \$75, then 25% of that is a savings of \$18.75

You paid \$56.25

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4. no U saved 56.25 but u paid 18.75

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posted by Kitty
5. If you save 50%, the cost and savings are equal.

if you only saved 25%, how could you possibly have saved more than you spent?

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6. IDK i think i messed up lol

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posted by Kitty
7. I'm having a blonde moment O.O

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