# SOLUTION: At an office supplies store, pencils sell individually for \$0.10 each and in packs of 12 for \$0.80 per pack. Kay buys 2 packs instead of 24 individual pencils. How much money does

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 Question 355129: At an office supplies store, pencils sell individually for \$0.10 each and in packs of 12 for \$0.80 per pack. Kay buys 2 packs instead of 24 individual pencils. How much money does she save?Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Hi, *Note: Take it a step at a time . amount paid buying 24 pencils by the pack 2* (.80) = \$1.60 . amount paid buying 24 pencils buying them individually 24*.10 = \$2.40 . money saved \$2.40 - \$1.60 = \$0.80 or 80 cents