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Question 1: A mattress costs £610. It goes on sale for 84% off. Calculate the sale price. |

Question 2: In a sale a mattress is discounted from £630 to £428.40. Calculate the percentage decrease in price. |

Question 3: An investment in the stock market increases by £2,655.80 in 3 years. This represents 49% of the original investment. How much money was invested? |

Question 4: Olivia joins a company with a starting salary of £26,500. A year later this increases to £27,295. Calculate the percentage increase in salary. |

Question 5: Chloe buys a new car that has an annual depreciation rate of 18%. A year later, the car is worth £4,770 less. How much did they pay for the car? |

Question 6: Debbie earns £1,320 per month after tax. Their earnings are taxed at 45%. Calculate their gross monthly earnings before tax. |

Question 7: Emily wants to buy the latest B-phone released by Banana Corporation. B-fones4u are selling the B-phone for £1,430 with an offer of 44% off. E-store are selling the B-phone for £1,130 with an offer of 32% off. Calculate which store is cheaper and how much could be saved compared to the other store. |

Question 8: A pair of headphones goes on sale for 10% off. A further clearance sale then reduces the sale price by 30% down to £422.10, calculate the original price. |

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Question 1: £97.60 |

Question 2: 32% decrease |

Question 3: £5,420 |

Question 4: 3% increase |

Question 5: £26,500 |

Question 6: £2,400 |

Question 7: E-store are cheaper with a saving of £32.40 |

Question 8: £670 |