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
    Post your answers if you want them checked.

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

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    posted by Alexis
  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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