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Q: A television is on sale for $1,600. If the regular price is $1,750, what is the percentage of the discount?
A: A television is on sale for $1,600. If the regular price is $1,750, the percentage of the discount is approximately 8.57%. 1750 - 1600 = 150 150/1750 = x/100 1750x = 15000 x = 8.57
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A television is on sale for $1,600. If the regular price is $1,750, the percentage of the discount is approximately 8.57%.

1750 - 1600 = 150

150/1750 = x/100

1750x = 15000

x = 8.57
Added 5/24/2014 11:50:58 AM
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Confirmed by jeifunk [5/24/2014 8:46:54 PM]
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