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Bunuel wrote:
At a certain animal shelter, the previous annual budget for cat food was $3,900 and the current cat food budget is 125 percent greater than the previous budget. What is the amount, in dollars, of the current annual cat food budget?

A. 4,680
B. 4,875
C. 8,580
D. 8,775
E. 12.675



3900 * 1.25
4875

3900+ 4875
= 8775
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Bunuel wrote:
At a certain animal shelter, the previous annual budget for cat food was $3,900 and the current cat food budget is 125 percent greater than the previous budget. What is the amount, in dollars, of the current annual cat food budget?

A. 4,680
B. 4,875
C. 8,580
D. 8,775
E. 12.675



125% greater than the previous budget .

1 + 1.25 = 2.25.

(225 / 100) * 3900

= 225 * 39

= 8775.

D is the correct answer.
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