A dinner table selling for $\$1000$$1000 is discounted successively at $5%$5% and $6%$6%.
What is the price of the dinner table after the first discount?
What is the price of the dinner table after the second discount? Write your answer to the nearest cent.
What is the discounted sales price, if the discount is $5%+6%=11%$5%+6%=11%?
Is a single discount of $11%$11% equal to successive discounts of $5%$5% and $6%$6%?
We can combine successive discounts by multiplying the percentage changes together to determine the total discount rate.
Find the total discount rate, $x$x, of the successive discounts of $5%$5% and $6%$6%. Give your answer as a percentage to two decimal places.
Enter each line of working as an equation.
A PC originally sells at $4700.
After discounting, a clothes dryer sold for $\$855$$855. Calculate the original price, to the nearest cent, if the discount was: