Sales off

shoes cost x euros. First they are discounted by 50%, and then 25% of the new amount. Determine what percentage of the total cost is cheaper.

Correct result:

p =  62.5 %

Solution:


(1-0.50)•(1-0.25) = 1 - p/100

p = 62.5

p = 1252 = 62.5

Calculated by our simple equation calculator.



Our examples were largely sent or created by pupils and students themselves. Therefore, we would be pleased if you could send us any errors you found, spelling mistakes, or rephasing the example. Thank you!





Please write to us with your comment on the math problem or ask something. Thank you for helping each other - students, teachers, parents, and problem authors.

Showing 0 comments:
avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Our percentage calculator will help you quickly calculate various typical tasks with percentages.

You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Next similar math problems:

  • The sales
    chocholate_5 The sales tax rate is 4.447​% for the city and 4​% for the state. Find the total amount paid for 2 boxes of chocolates at ​$17.96 each.
  • Profit gain
    percent_12 If 5% more is gained by selling an article for Rs. 350 than by selling it for Rs. 340, the cost of the article is:
  • Selling price
    usd_11 Find the selling price. Cost to store: $50 Markup: 10%
  • Savings and retirement
    babky_1 The older sibling has saved 44% more euros than the youngest, which represents 22 euros. How many euros older brother has saved ?
  • The ball
    ball1_4 The ball was discounted by 10 percent and then again by 30 percent. How many percent of the original price is now?
  • Art school
    skola_1 Every fifth pupil 9A goes to art school. How many percent of pupils in class 9A go to art school?
  • Percentages
    permutations_3_3 52 is what percent of 93?
  • Persons
    ball1_6 Persons surveyed:100 with result: Volleyball=15% Baseball=9% Sepak Takraw=8% Pingpong=8% Basketball=60% Find the average how many like Basketball and Volleyball. Please show your solution.
  • Commission
    sale_2 Daniel works at a nearby electronics store. He makes a commission of 15%, percent on everything he sells. If he sells a laptop for 293.00$ how much money does Daniel make in commission?
  • Socks
    sleva_2 One pair of socks worth CZK 27. Set of 3 pairs of these socks are sold with 10% discount. How many we will pay CZK for two offered sets of socks?
  • Reward
    metals Janko and Peter divided the reward from the brigade so that Peter got 5/8 of the reward. What percentage of Janko's reward got?
  • School yearbook
    penize_49 Bianca sold Php.18,500 worth of advertisements for the school yearbook. If she is given a commision of 8%, how much did she earn for the advertisements?
  • Percents
    percents2_10 How many percents is 900 greater than the number 750?
  • Price increase 2x
    percents_3 If two consecutive times we increase the price of the product by 20%, how many % is higher final price than the original?
  • Washing mashine
    pracka_2 Family buy a washing machine for 350e. Cash paid 280e. What percentage of the total price must still pay the washer?
  • Spending
    usd_5 If spends 25% of my net pay of $922.28 on entertainment. How much money is that?
  • Trip to a city
    vylet Lin wants to save $75 for a trip to the city. If she has saved $37.50 so far, what percentage of her goal has she saved? What percentage remains?