A workout gym decides to discount a 4session trainer package, normally priced at $232.00 by 70%.
If the cost to provide the service is $155.00, what is the loss, rounded to the nearest penny?
A.$42.70
B.%85.40
C.$256.20
Posted on Jan 11, 2017, by Bjones9717 
Posted on Jan 13, 2017, by
Mioya

B. 85.40
First of all, if it's discounted by 70% then it will only cost $69.6. $155$69.6=85.40
To do the percentage, on your calculation you would do 0.7x232=... in this case $162.4. Then subtract the original amount from the percentage, $232$162.4=$69.6