Cy needs to buy a package of dish towels. The original price is $15.The dish towels are now on sale for 20%. How much will Cy pay for the dish towels on sale?

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asked 2021-02-12
Cy needs to buy a package of dish towels. The original price is $15.The dish towels are now on sale for 20%. How much will Cy pay for the dish towels on sale?

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2021-02-13
To find the sale price, subtract 20% of $15 from $15:
original price−discount rate×original price=sale price
$15−0.20($15)=$15−$3=$12
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