Problem Page An item on sale costs 80% of the original price. If the original price was $40 , what is the sale price?
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Problem Page An item on sale costs 80% of the original price. If the original price was $40 , what is the sale price?
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1. User Answers KaybayHaybay
Multiply .8 and 40, it gives you $32 
2. User Answers cstover
The sale price is $32. You multiply 0.8 times 40 which is the original price.