# Algebra

The hudson record store is having a going-out-of-buisness sale. CD's normally sell for \$18.00. During the first week sale, all CD's will sell for \$15.00.

a. written as a fraction, what is the rate of the discount?

b. what is this rate expressed as a percent? Round your answer to the nearest hundreth of a percent.

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1. a)How many dollars off/Total amount of dollars it was GOING TO sell for, then reduce
b)Use a calculator or long division to change to a percent

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posted by Jen
2. a) 1/6
b).17

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3. a) correct
b) "Round your answer to the nearest hundreth of a percent. "
so it is 16.67%

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4. i need help for my homework

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