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    Post Find the percentage of the prophet?

    The house was bought for $ 500 and sold for $ 700 what percentage profit did they gain?
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    Re: Find the percentage of the prophet?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mathmatc View Post
    The house was bought for \$500 and sold for \$700 what percentage profit did they gain?
    $\dfrac{700-500}{500} =$ 40% profit
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    Re: Find the percentage of the prophet?

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