# A store buys flowers for $2.25 each. The store then marks up the price of each flower by 60%. What is the selling price of each flower?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 29, 2016

$3.60

#### Explanation:

If we take $2.25 as 100% and they mark it up by 60% it means the selling price would be 160%

Therefore, we divide $2.25 by 100 to get 1% then we multiply by 160 to get 160% which is the selling price. So, the selling price is $3.60