# SOLUTION: Hope went shopping and found a pair of jeans that had been marked down four times. The purchase price was a combination of the mark downs. The jeans started at \$49.99. The first ma

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 Question 570898: Hope went shopping and found a pair of jeans that had been marked down four times. The purchase price was a combination of the mark downs. The jeans started at \$49.99. The first mark down was 20%, that price was marked down 30%, the third mark down was 10%, and the final mark down was an additional 20%. How much were the jeans?Answer by josmiceli(9817)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let = the original price The 1st markdown makes the price The 2nd markdown makes it The 3rd markdown makes it The 4th markdown makes it given: Hope bought the jeans for \$20.16