You are buying potato chips at the grocery store. You have a manufacturers coupon for a $1.00 off and the store is offering 20% off if you buy 2 bags. You decide to buy 2 bags of potato chips. How do you compute your final cost? A. Subtract $1.00 off each bag and then multiply by .20 B. Multiply each bag by .20, subtract $1.00 off of each bag, and then add them together. C. Add the two bags together, multiply by .80, and then subtract $1.00. D. Subtract $1.00 from the first bag, then add them together, and then multiply by .80.
Based on the given scenario above, the correct answer would be option A. So in order for you to compute your final cost for the potato chips you purchase, what you should do is that, you subtract $1.00 off each bag and then multiply by .20. Hope this answers your question. Have a great day!