# Discount Math Is Fun

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#### Does discount mean in math?

A reduction in price. Sometimes discounts are in percent, such as a 10% discount, and then you need to do a calculation to find the price reduction. ...

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#### How do you do discount math problems?

How to calculate a discount

Convert the percentage to a decimal. Represent the discount percentage in decimal form. ...

Multiply the original price by the decimal. ...

Subtract the discount from the original price. ...

Round the original price. ...

Find 10% of the rounded number. ...

Determine "10s" ...

Estimate the discount. ...

Account for 5%

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#### What is a sale price math?

The price after the original price has been reduced by a discount. The sale price here is \$8.00. If the discount is a percentage we must first work out the discount amount: • discount amount = original price × discount rate.

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#### What is an example of discount in math?

The number that results is the discount. To get the discounted price, subtract the discount from the original price. To illustrate this principle, here is an example: to take 1/3 off \$36.00, divide 36 by 3 and multiply by 1. This becomes 36/3 x 1 to equal 12, which represents a discount of \$12.00.

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