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How to calculate 2 % off $ten. How to figure out percentages off a price. Using this calculator you will find that the amount after the discount is $9.8.

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Inputs

Original Price of the Item: $
Discount Percent (% off): %

Results

Amount Saved (Discount): $
Sale / Discounted Price: $

Using this calculator you can find the discount value and the discounted price of an item. It is helpfull to answer questions like:

how to work out discounts - Step by Step

To calculate discount it is ease by using the following equations:

Now, let's solve the questions stated above:

1) What is 2 percent off $10? Find the amount of discount.

Suppose you have a Kohls coupon of $10 and you want to know how much you will save for an item if the discount is 2.

Solution:

Replacing the given values in formula (a) we have:

Amount Saved = Original Price x Discount in Percent / 100. So,

Amount Saved = 10 x 2 / 100
Amount Saved = 20 / 100
Amount Saved = $0.2 (answer).

In other words, a 2% discount for a item with original price of $10 is equal to $0.2 (Amount Saved).

Note that to find the amount saved, just multiply it by the percentage and divide by 100.

2) How much to pay for an item of $10 when discounted 2 percent (%)? What is item's sale price?

Suppose you have a L.L. Bean coupon of $10 and you want to know the final or sale price if the discount is 2 percent.

Using the formula (b) and replacing the given values:

Sale Price = Original Price - Amount Saved. So,

Sale Price = 10 - 0.2

Sale Price = $9.8 (answer).

This means the cost of the item to you is $9.8.

You will pay $9.8 for a item with original price of $10 when discounted 2%.

In this example, if you buy an item at $10 with 2% discount, you will pay 10 - 0.2 = $9.8.

3) 0.2 is what percent off $10?

Using the formula (b) and replacing given values:

Amount Saved = Original Price x Discount in Percent /100. So,

0.2 = 10 x Discount in Percent / 100
0.2 / 10 = Discount in Percent /100
100 x 0.2 / 10 = Discount in Percent
20 / 10 = Discount in Percent, or

Discount in Percent = 2 (answer).

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