# Does 2.5 cups plus 3.25 cups equals 5.75 cups?

No it equals 10 cups....Just Kidding obviously it adds to 5.75 cups

### Why is 25 percent off different than 20 percent off then an additional 5 percent off of 575?

25% off of 575 gives bigger discount than 20% off then an additional 5% off 575. A. 25% off of 575 = 25% discount applied to 575 = 575 - (25% * 575) = 575 - (0.25 * 575) = 575 - 143.75 = 431.25 B. 20% off of 575 = 20% discount applied to 575 = 575 - (20% * 575) = 575 - (0.20 * 575) = 575 - 115 = 460 5%…