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To the market is introducing a new product, the first week is sold at a reduced price.
8 products is sell at an entry price same as 5 products at the normal price.

How much % is reduced price less than the current price for this product?

Correct answer:

x =  37.5 %

Step-by-step explanation:

8p1=5p2 p1<p2 8p(1x/100)=5p 8(1x/100)=5 1x/100=5/8 15/8=x/100  x=100(15/8) x=37.5%



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