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Employees of a discount appliance store receive an additional 20% off the lowest price on an item. If an employee purchases a dishwasher during a 15% off sale, how much will he pay if the dishwasher originally cost \$450?

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1. hePays=450(.85)(.80)
check my thinking.

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2. Could you give a little more detail on this? I am not sure where you got the (.85) and the (.80)?

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3. 1.00 - 0.20 = 0.80

1.00 - 0.15 = 0.85

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