|Charges made by two companies for the same A/C|
|Company X||Company Y|
|Surcharge as a Percent of Price||4%||3%|
The table above shows the various charges made by two companies for the same air conditioner. What is the total amount that can be saved on the purchase and installation of the air conditioner by dealing with the company that offers the lower total charge?
What is being asked in this question?
If we deal with company B, which offers the lower price, we can save 680.5-638.9=41.6 dollars.