# math

Emily has a coupon for 20% off her purchase. She finds a backpack on the discount rack. It's original price is \$60 but is 30% off.

Emily thinks 30% and 20 % make 50% so the backpack will be \$30.

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1. 0.7 * 60 = 42

0.8 * 42 = \$33.60

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