# An $75 pair of shoes is on sale for$66. How do you find the percent discount?

Mar 11, 2018

12%

#### Explanation:

Firstly, find the discount,

$75-$66=$9 Then, divide the discount against the original, ($9)/(\$75)=0.12

Lastly, multiply by 100% to find the percentage,

0.12xx100%=12%

Therefore, the percentage discount is 12%.