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# How much will you save if you buy an item listed at $575.50 at a 30 percent discount?

**Solution:**

It is given that

Marked up price of an item = $575.50

Discount percent = 30% = 30/100 = 0.3

We know that

discount = 575.50 × 0.3 = $172.65

Therefore, the amount saved is $172.65.

**Example - **

How much will you save if you buy an item listed at $123.50 at a 20 percent discount?

**Solution:**

It is given that

Marked up price of an item = $123.50

Discount percent = 20% = 20/100 = 0.2

We know that

discount = 123.50 × 0.2 = $24.7

Therefore, the amount saved is $24.7.

## How much will you save if you buy an item listed at $575.50 at a 30 percent discount?

**Summary:**

You will save $172.65 if you buy an item listed at $575.50 at a 30 percent discount.

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