Best Prices Quiz Answers
1. 2 liter bottle of Coca-Cola
c) $0.99 – You can occasionally find it lower, but grab it when it’s at $0.99. You can pay as much as $2.00+ when it’s not on sale.
2. A dozen large white eggs
d) $1.99 – Store brands can be lower, but rarely these days.
3. 24-pack of 16.9 oz. Poland Spring Water
b) $3.99 – This price is a good deal. On occasion, you may see multiple packs at 2 for $7.00. Off brands can be as low as $1.99 a case (24 pack), which may be just what you prefer if you need a case.
4. Hellmann’s mayonnaise 30 oz. jar
a) $2.99 – This is the cycle sale price. If you pay more, you are paying too much, if you pay less, you stumbled on an unusual bargain.
5. 1 pound of 80% lean Ground Beef
d) $2.99 – This is a great price these days. The leaner the meat, of course, the higher the price. You can pay almost $6.00 per pound for 93% lean chopped beef and it’s rarely on sale.
6. Store brand 20 oz. loaf of sandwich bread
b) $0.99 – We never pay more than this for a loaf of store brand bread.
7. Boneless chicken breasts (3 lb. or more package) per pound
a) $1.99 – This is a very good price and depending on the company, you can find one or another on sale just about every week.
8. 1 lb. package of Oscar Mayer Bacon
c) $3.99 – This brand cycles at $3.99 and if it’s more, just wait, it will be lower soon.
9. 8 oz. package of Kraft Philadelphia cream cheese
c) 3/$5.00 – 3/$5.00 or $1.67 each is a good deal. Remember you don’t have to buy 3 to get this price unless it says “must buy 3”.
10. 5 lb. bag of russet potatoes
d) $0.99 – Yup. Good prices come to those who know. You can’t really beat these when they are at this price.
11. Stove Top stuffing 6 oz. box
b) $1.49 – Stove Top at $1.49 or less is a buy now and stock up price.
12. 5 oz. can of Bumble Bee Chunk Light Tuna
d) $0.88 – Anytime you see Bumble Bee tuna for this price, it’s time to stock up.
|11-12||You are an expert already!|
|9-10||Well done, you are a smart shopper|
|7-8||You are missing some savings, so pay attention|
|6 or less||Opportunities abound for you!|
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