Examples of cent in a Sentence
A dime is worth 10 cents.
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The upshot is that Google is, conservatively, eating at least 30 cents of every marginal ad dollar that shifts online.
The family fled to California, losing nearly everything to Germany’s extortionist Jewish Capital Levy, which taxed the Jewish immigrants’ assets at up to 90 per cent.
Last November the city asked voters to pass Proposition P, a 10-year, half-cent sales tax to fund priority infrastructure projects, including new buildings and equipment.
The latter finished second in the 2012 election and captured 17.2 per cent of the vote — compared to around 64 percent for Putin.
Average gasoline prices rose 2 cents per gallon to $2.94 on Wednesday in the five-county Philadelphia area, up 39 cents or 15 percent before the hurricane made landfall on Aug. 25 in Texas, according to AAA.
Buses cost just 10 to 20 rupees a ride, or about 10 to 20 cents, while hailing a ride through an app could cost $1.50 or more, depending on distance and demand.
On Thursday, PDVSA’s dollar bonds fell more than 4 cents with yields on notes due 2020 jumping more than 2 percentage points to 17.3 percent.
The national average Thursday was up about 5 cents from Wednesday and up about 23 cents from a year ago.
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