# A used automobile dealership recently reduced the price of a used compact car by 5%. If the price of the car before discount was $18 800, find the discount and the new price?

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Dec 7, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

all of the price is 100% so if you reduce the price by 5% what is left is

Discounted price is 95% of $18800

The symbol of % is a unit of measurement that is worth

So 95% is

So