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## Sagot :

Second, you find 20% of $200. You turn 20% into a decimal, which is 0.20. Then multiply 200 times 0.20

which is 40. $40 is the amount the author gave away.

Third, you subtract 200-40 which equals $160. He takes home $160.

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The **profit **of the **author **will be **$160.**

### What is profit?

When we **sell **any product above its **cost **price then there will be a profit. It is given that An **author **is having a book signing at a **store**. He agrees to give** 5%** of his profit to **literacy **programs and **15%** of his profit to his manager. If he **makes **a profit of **$200.**

First, you add **15%+5%** which equals **20%.**

**Second**, you find 20% of $**200**. You turn 20% into a decimal, which is **0.20**. Then multiply **200 **times 0.20. which is** 40**. $40 is the amount the author **gave **away.

Third, you subtract **200-40 **which equals $**160.** He takes home $**160**.

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