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− | + | A collector offers to buy state quarters for 2000% of their face value. At that rate how much will Bryden get for his four state quarters? | |
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+ | <math>\text{(A)}\ 20\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(B)}\ 50\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(C)}\ 200\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(D)}\ 500\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(E)}\ 2000\text{ dollars}</math> | ||
==Solution== | ==Solution== |
Latest revision as of 00:08, 10 November 2018
Problem
A collector offers to buy state quarters for 2000% of their face value. At that rate how much will Bryden get for his four state quarters?
Solution
is equivalent to . Therefore, of a number is the same as times that number. quarters is dollar, so Bryden will get dollars, .
See Also
2001 AMC 8 (Problems • Answer Key • Resources) | ||
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