# The price of a train ticket from Lexington to Oklahoma City is normally $138.00. However, children under the age of 16 receive a 65% discount. How do you find the sale price for someone under the age of 16?

##### 2 Answers

Apr 21, 2016

#### Answer:

$ 48.30

#### Explanation:

We have to calculate 65% of $138 and then subtract this from the full fare.

65% of $138 =

#65/100xx138 = 0.65xx138 = 89.70# discounted price =$ 138 - $89.70 = $48.30

Apr 21, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Original price - discount price

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