# SOLUTION: Employees of a discount appliance store receive an additional 20% off of the lowest price on an item. If an employee purchases a dishwasher during a 15% off sale, how much will he

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 Question 429200: Employees of a discount appliance store receive an additional 20% off of the lowest price on an item. If an employee purchases a dishwasher during a 15% off sale, how much will he pay if the dishwasher originally cost \$450? Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi 15% 'off' is the same as paying 85% and 20% employee 'discount' is the same as employee paying 80% .80(.85*\$450) = \$306 ```