# SOLUTION: Jeans are on sale for 40% off the list price. If the original price of a pair of jeans is \$48, find the sale price.

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 Question 159773This question is from textbook : Jeans are on sale for 40% off the list price. If the original price of a pair of jeans is \$48, find the sale price.This question is from textbook Found 2 solutions by edjones, KnightOwlTutor:Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!48*.4=19.2 48-19.2=\$28.80 . Ed Answer by KnightOwlTutor(293)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Convert 40% into decimal format .40 In order to find out how much \$off is 40% multiply .4*original cost=48 .4*48=19.2 The sale price is \$48-\$19.2=\$28.80