# 50% off 170

An item that costs \$170, when discounted 50 percent, will cost \$85

The easiest way of calculating discount is, in this case, to multiply the normal price \$170 by 50 then divide it by one hundred. So, the discount is equal to \$85. To calculate the sales price, simply deduct the discount of \$85 from the original price \$170 then get \$85 as the sales price.

### Inputs:?Please change values of the two first boxes of the calculator below to get answers to any combination of values. See details on how to calculate discounts, as well as, our discount calculator below to figure out discounts and the discounted prices of any item.

Original Price of the Item: \$

Discount Percent (% off): %

### Results:

Amount Saved (Discount): \$

Sale / Discounted Price: \$

## How to Calculate Discounts - Step-by-Step Solution

To calculate percent off use the following equations:

(1) Amount Saved = Original Price x Discount % / 100
(2) Sale Price = Original Price - Amount Saved

Here are the solutions to the questions stated above:

### 1) What is 50 percent (%) off \$170?

Using the formula one and replacing the given values:

Amount Saved = Original Price x Discount % / 100. So,

Amount Saved = 170 x 50 / 100

Amount Saved = 8500 / 100

In other words, a 50% discount for an item with original price of \$170 is equal to \$85 (Amount Saved).

Note that to find the amount saved, just multiply it by the percentage and divide by 100.

Supose Have you received a ROBLOX promotional code of 50 percent of discount. If the price is \$170 what is the sales price:

### 2) How much to pay for an item of \$170 when discounted 50 percent (%)? What is item's sale price?

Using the formula two and replacing the given values:

Sale Price = Original Price - Amount Saved. So,

Sale Price = 170 - 85

This means, the cost of the item to you is \$85.

You will pay \$85 for an item with original price of \$170 when discounted 50%. In other words, if you buy an item at \$170 with 50% discounts, you pay \$170 - 85 = \$85

Supose Have you received a amazon promo code of 85. If the price is \$170 what was the amount saved in percent:

### 3) 85 is what percent off \$170?

Using the formula two and replacing the given values:

Amount Saved = Original Price x Discount % /100. So,

85 = 170 x Discount % / 100

85 / 170 = Discount % /100

100 x 85 / 170 = Discount %

8500 / 170 = Discount %, or

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