# A store has clearance items that have been marked down by 50%. They are having a sale, advertising an additional 20% off clearance items. What percent of the original price do you end up paying?

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#### Explanation:

So here we need to make a two-step changing factor.

This means that we first take

Now that we have that, we know that we in total get

Or with maths:

Now try that with our value we got which is

Now we know that the total percentage off has to be

I know it can be confusing that

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#### Explanation:

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