# SOLUTION: Such a deal: A 50 cent rebate is available on a 4-oz jar of instant coffee, and the 2.5oz jar sells for \$3.00. At what price would the larger jar be more economical?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Money Word Problems Question 517806: Such a deal: A 50 cent rebate is available on a 4-oz jar of instant coffee, and the 2.5oz jar sells for \$3.00. At what price would the larger jar be more economical?Answer by josmiceli(10616)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The smaller jar sells at or \$1.20/oz Let = the price of the larger jar If you add in the rebate, the larger jar on the shelf for or \$5.30 /jar is the same price/qty as the smaller jar, so \$5.29/jar is more economical