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At a certain animalshelter, the previous annual budget for cat food wa

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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

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18 Feb 2019, 02:07
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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18 Feb 2019, 02:14
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.

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