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8-97.

Clara is taking advantage of a sale at Shari's Shoes and wants to figure out how much she will save on a pair of boots that cost $112$. The sale is for $15\%$ off. Clara's percent ruler is shown at right. Copy the ruler on your paper and help her figure out what $15\%$ of $112$ is.

$10\%$ of $112$ of $11.20$. Can you figure out what $15\%$ of $112$ must be?
Try working the problem out on your own before checking the answer.

$16.80$ saved