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# Finding the sale price given the original price and percent discount Online Quiz

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**Q 1 - The marked price of a dining table was $1060. If a discount of 16% is offered on the table, what is its sale price?**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of table = $1060

Discount = 16% of 1060 = 0.16 × 1060 = $169.60

**Step 2:**

Sale price of table = $1060 − $169.60 = $890.40

**Q 2 - Find the sale price of a shirt whose marked price is $46 after deducting a discount of 15% on its marked price.**

### Answer : C

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of shirt = $46

Discount = 15% of $46 = 0.15 × 46 = $6.90

**Step 2:**

Sale price of shirt = 46 – 6.90 = $39.10

**Q 3 - A store is selling a LED TV for $1280. After allowing a discount of 20% on its marked price, find the sale price of the TV.**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of TV = $1280

Mark down = 20% of $1280 = 0.2 × 1280 = $256

**Step 2:**

Sale price of TV = $1280 − $256 = $1024

**Q 4 - A dinner set was marked $560 and a discount of 12% was offered on its marked price. Find the sale price of the dinner set.**

### Answer : D

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of dinner set = $560

Discount = 12% of $560 = 0.12 × 560 = $67.20

**Step 2:**

Sale price of dinner set = 560 – 67.20 = $492.80

**Q 5 - A cell phone was marked at $475. If a discount of 15% was given on its marked price, find the sale price of the cell phone**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of cell phone = $475

Discount = 15% of $475 = 0.15 × 475 = $71.25

**Step 2:**

Sale price = $475 − $71.25 = $403.75

**Q 6 - A toy was marked $260. After allowing a discount of 9% on the toy, find the sale price of the toy.**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of toy = $260

Discount = 9% of $260 = 0.09 × 260 = $23.40

**Step 2:**

Sale price of toy = $260 − $23.40 = $236.60

**Q 7 - After allowing a discount of 18% on the marked price, a trader sells a laptop computer whose marked price is $279. What is the sales price of the laptop?**

### Answer : D

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of laptop = $279

Discount = 18% of $279 = 0.18 × 279 = $50.22

**Step 2:**

Sale price of laptop = 279 – 50.22 = $228.78

**Q 8 - The list price of an air conditioner is $1320. The store offers an off-season discount of 12% on it. Find its selling price.**

### Answer : C

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

List price of air-conditioner = $1320

Discount = 12% of $1320 = 0.12 × 1320 = $158.20

**Step 2:**

Sale price = $1320 − $158.20 = $1161.60

**Q 9 - A dealer is selling a lawn mower for a marked price of $280. If he allows a discount of 16% on the marked price, find the sale price of the lawn mower**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of lawn mower = $280

Discount = 16% of $280 = 0.16 × 280 = $44.80

**Step 2:**

Sale price of lawn mower = 280 – 44.80 = $235.20

**Q 10 - A store was selling a refrigerator with a marked price of $1675. After allowing a discount of 20% on its marked price, find the sale price of the refrigerator.**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Marked price of refrigerator = $1675

Discount = 20% of $1675 = 0.2 × 1675 = $335

**Step 2:**

Sale price of refrigerator = $1675 − $335 = $1340