Intermediate Algebra

How would I figure out this math problem? (a video game was $49.95. The price dropped to $45.50. what was the percent of decrease.)

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  1. ratio problem

    49.95-45.50 = 4.45

    4.45/49.95 = x/100

    so
    49.95x=(4.45*100)

    x = (4.45*100)/49.95

    You should be able to do the rest

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  3. The original price of a video game was $49.95. The price was dropped to $45.50. What was the percent of decrease from the original price?

    C - 91%

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