# Algebra 1

A grocery store reduced the price of a loaf of bread from \$3.80 to \$3.67. Find the percent change (discount rate). Round to the nearest tenth of a percent.

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1. A grocery store reduced the price of a loaf of bread from \$3.20 to
\$3.09. Find the percent change (discount rate). Round to the nearest tenth of a percent.

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2. discount rate = change divided by original price:

(3.80-3.67)/3.80 = 0.0342 = 3.4%

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