## A furniture store reduces the retail price of a sofa from $$\800$$ to $$\600.$$ By what percent is the price of the

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### A furniture store reduces the retail price of a sofa from $$\800$$ to $$\600.$$ By what percent is the price of the

by BTGmoderatorLU » Sat Feb 10, 2024 7:59 am

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A furniture store reduces the retail price of a sofa from $$\800$$ to $$\600.$$ By what percent is the price of the sofa reduced?

A. $$25\%$$
B. $$30\%$$
C. $$35\%$$
D. $$60\%$$
E. $$75\%$$

The OA is A

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### Re: A furniture store reduces the retail price of a sofa from $$\800$$ to $$\600.$$ By what percent is the price of th

by mapadvantageprep » Fri Feb 16, 2024 9:15 am
Percent change = $$\frac{final-initial}{initial}\cdot100\%$$

Percent change = (600 - 800)/800 * 100%
Percent change = -200/800 * 100%
Percent change = -25%
The negative percent change means this is a percent reduction in the price.

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