#### Question

During a sale, a shop offered a discount of 10% on the marked prices of all the items. What would a customer have to pay for a pair of jeans marked at Rs 1450 and two shirts marked at Rs 850 each?

#### Solution

Total marked price = Rs (1,450 + 2 × 850) = Rs (1,450 +1,700) = Rs 3,150

Given that, discount % = 10%

Discount = `Rs (10/100 xx 3150) = Rs 315`

Also, Discount = Marked price − Sale price

Rs 315 = Rs 3150 − Sale price

∴ Sale price = Rs (3150 − 315) = Rs 2835

Thus, the customer will have to pay Rs 2,835.

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Solution During a Sale, a Shop Offered a Discount of 10% on the Marked Prices of All the Items. What Would a Customer Have to Pay for a Pair of Jeans Marked at Rs 1450 and Two Shirts Marked at Rs 850 Each? Concept: Concept of Finding Discounts.