• OP is the original price ($) • D% is the discount sales percent (%) ## How to Calculate Discount Sales? The following example problems outline how to calculate Discount Sales. Example Problem #1: 1. First, determine the original price ($).
1. The original price ($) is given as: 100. 2. Next, determine the discount sales percent (%). 1. The discount sales percent (%) is provided as: 25. 3. Finally, calculate the Discount Sales using the equation above: DS = OP – OP*D%/100 The values given above are inserted into the equation below: DS = 100 – 100*25/100 = 75 ($)

Example Problem #2:

For this problem, the variables needed are provided below:

original price (\$) = 250

discount sales percent (%) = 10

This example problem is a test of your knowledge on the subject. Use the calculator above to check your answer.

DS = OP – OP*D%/100 = ?