Supermarket 79504

The supermarket reduced the original price of the skis by 20% in January. At the beginning of February, they reduced the new price by another 29%. By what percentage were the skis' costs lower than the original price in February?

Correct answer:

p =  43.2 %

Step-by-step explanation:

r1=100%20%=110020=0.8 r2=100%29%=110029=0.71 q=r1 r2=0.8 0.71=12571=0.568  p=100 (1q)=100 (10.568)=43.2%

Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!

Tips for 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:

Related math problems and questions: