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BrandeePostley
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A pan has an original price of $32 but is marked down by 15 percent. What equation shows the new price of the pan?

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Don't really need an equation for this  0.15 is 15%  first 0.15 x 32 / 100 = 4.8 32 - 4.8  = 27.2  is the new price of the pan  hope this helps

cocokay2kay

You would do 32 * (0.85) = $27.20. This is because 32* 1 = 32. Now 15% is 0.15 subtracted from 1, which gives you 0.85.

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