# math

A store offers a 15% discount on all items in the store during a sale. All store employees get an additional 10% employee discount. In the equation below, C represents the cost of an item for an employee including tax, and x represents the original price of the item.

C = 0.765x + 0.06(0.765x)

Chris is an employee at the store. He plans to buy a coat during the sale. The price of the coat before the discount is \$100. How much will Chris pay for the coat during the sale?

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1. Use the equation to find the cost. Substitute \$100 for x and solve.

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posted by Max
2. kuh

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3. 80.85

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posted by niva
4. i mean 88.85 or 81.09 or 4.59

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5. 12.6

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