# SOLUTION: Mr. Jones was offered a radio by one firm at \$80. less discounts of 20% and 10%; another firm offered him the same radio at \$80. less 30%. Which is the better offer and by how much

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Percentage-and-ratio-word-problems Question 251498: Mr. Jones was offered a radio by one firm at \$80. less discounts of 20% and 10%; another firm offered him the same radio at \$80. less 30%. Which is the better offer and by how much? a) same price b) 1st, \$1.60. c) 1st, \$.80 d) 2nd, \$1.60 e ) none of theseAnswer by rfer(12644)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!80*.8*.9=57.60 80*.7=56.00 answer D