Mathematics

Sawyer got a gift card for his birthday and wants to use it for a new video game. The game costs $60, but his gift card only covers 50% of that. If his mom covers the rest and says that he can pay her 20% of that amount each week, how many weeks will it take him to pay her back?

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  1. he pays 1/5 each week, so 5 weeks

    extra credit: how much will each weekly payment be?

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  2. A farmer's market is selling peaches for $2.00 a pound. If you buy 2 pounds, you save 10% on each pound. How much does it cost to get 2 pounds of peaches?

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