The original price of a pair of jeans was $46.50. The jeans were on sale for $37.20. What was the discount rate?
Subtract the sale price from the original price. This is the discount price. Divide the discount price by the original price. Your answer will be a decimal. Multiply this by 100 to convert it to a percent. This will be your discount rate.
its 20% kenney left out the final step, when u do what he says u get 80% u hav 2 then subtract 100% from 80% and u get %20check $46.50*%20=$9.30$46.50-$9.30=37.20