#### Answer

percent of decrease is 4.5%

#### Work Step by Step

The percent of decrease is the difference divided by the original amount.
Find the difference.
$149488-142760=6728$
Find the percent of decrease.
$6728\div149488=0.045=4.5$%

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321955048

ISBN 13:
978-0-32195-504-3

percent of decrease is 4.5%

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