# SOLUTION: In a certain shop , notebooks that normally sell for 59 cents each are on sale at 2 for 99 cents . how much can be saved by purchasing 10 of these notebooks at the sale price ?

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 Question 323971: In a certain shop , notebooks that normally sell for 59 cents each are on sale at 2 for 99 cents . how much can be saved by purchasing 10 of these notebooks at the sale price ? A \$0.85 B \$0.95 C \$1.10 D \$1.15 E \$2.00Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!normal price = 59 cents .. sale price = 2 for 99 so 1 costs 99/2 = 49.5 cents the difference = 59-49.5 = 9.5 cents / book so for 10 books the difference will be 95 cents OR \$0.95