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6-41.

Calculate the sale price of each of the following discounted items. Homework Help ✎

A car originally priced at $15,500 is discounted 25%.

Think of this as $15,500 - 2(10% of $15,500) - 5(1% of $15,500).

10% of $15,500 is $1,550

1% of $15,500 is $155$15,500 - 2($1,550) - 5($155)

$15,500 - $3,100 - $775$11,625

A pair of shoes originally priced at $39 is discounted 15%.

Follow the same steps as part (a).