# Example 3 - Chapter 8 Class 8 Comparing Quantities

Last updated at Nov. 12, 2018 by Teachoo

Last updated at Nov. 12, 2018 by Teachoo

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Example 3 An item marked at Rs 840 is sold for Rs 714. What is the discount and discount %?Given, Marked Price = Rs 840 Sale Price = Rs 714 Discount = Marked Price โ Sale Price = 840 โ 714 = 126 Now, Discount Percentage = ๐ท๐๐ ๐๐๐ข๐๐ก/(๐๐๐๐๐๐ ๐๐๐๐๐) ร 100 = 126/840 ร 100 = 1260/84 = 630/42 = 90/6 = 15 % โด Discount Price = Rs 126 & Discount Percentage = 15%

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