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Wheel’s Bicycle shop advertised a bicycle for 15% off for a savings of $36. The bicycle did not sell so it was offered at a new 20% discount off the sale price.

(a) What did the bicycle sell for regularly?


(b) What is the amount of the new discount?

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  1. (a) (0.15) x (regular price) = $36
    Regular price = 36/0.15 = $240

    (b) First sale price = 240 - 36 = $204.
    Second discount = 0.20 x $204 = _____

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