A new cell phone costs $225. The accessories cost 13% of the cell phone price. What is the cost of the accessories?
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Question
A new cell phone costs $225. The accessories cost 13% of the cell phone price.
What is the cost of the accessories?
What is the cost of the accessories?
1 Answer

1. User Answers vintagemathematics
The cost of the accessories is $29.25.
You need to turn the percent into a decimal by moving it twice to the left to have the ability to multiply it with the price of the cellphone.
So, 225 • 0.13 = $29.25