Practice!

Sample Problem

Which coupon will save Joanna more money on a feather quilt originally priced at $66?

Solution

After saving $36.00: $66 – $36.00 = $30

After saving 35%: $66 × (1 – 35%) = $42.90

$30 < $42.90

Thus, the first coupon saves Joanna more money on a feather quilt.