# What is 2% off 5.50 Dollars

**$5.5**, when discounted

**2**percent, will cost

**$5.39**

The easiest way of calculating discount is, in this case, to multiply the normal price $5.5 by 2 then divide it by one hundred. So, the **discount** is equal to $0.11. To calculate the **sales price**, simply deduct the discount of $0.11 from the original price $5.5 then get $5.39 as the sales price.

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

To calculate percent off use the following equations:

Here are the solutions to the questions stated above:

### 1) What is 2 percent (%) off $5.50?

Using the formula one and replacing the given values:

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

Amount Saved = 5.50 x 2 / 100

Amount Saved = 11 / 100

Amount Saved = $0.11 (answer)

In other words, a 2% discount for an item with original price of $5.50 is equal to $0.11 (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 2 percent of discount. If the price is $5.50 what is the sales price:

### 2) How much to pay for an item of $5.50 when discounted 2 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 = 5.50 - 0.11

Sale Price = $5.39 (answer)

This means, the cost of the item to you is $5.39.

You will pay $5.39 for an item with original price of $5.50 when discounted 2%. In other words, if you buy an item at $5.50 with 2% discounts, you pay $5.50 - 0.11 = $5.39

Supose Have you received a amazon promo code of 0.11. If the price is $5.50 what was the amount saved in percent:

### 3) 0.11 is what percent off $5.50?

Using the formula two and replacing the given values:

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

0.11 = 5.50 x Discount % / 100

0.11 / 5.50 = Discount % /100

100 x 0.11 / 5.50 = Discount %

11 / 5.50 = Discount %, or

Discount % = 2 (answer)

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