MATH SOLVE

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# A shop recorded total sales of $2,000 on Monday. On Tuesday, its sales fell by 10%. On Wednesday, sales fell by another 20% compared with Tuesday. From Wednesday to Thursday, sales increased by an amount equal to 25% of Monday’s total sales.What is the net change, in dollars, in total sales from Monday to Thursday?The net change, in dollars, in total sales was

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Answer:"Decrease of 60 dollars"Step-by-step explanation:Sales Monday = 2000Tuesday = 10% less = 2000*0.9 = 1800Wednesday = 20% less = 1800 (0.8) = 1440Thursday = 25% of Monday = 25% * 2000 = 500Sales increased by 500 on Thursday compared to Wednesday. So Sales were:1440 + 500 = 1940So, compared to Monday (2000) , thursday's sales was $60 less