Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 7 - Section 7.5 - Percent and Problem Solving: Sales Tax, Commission, and Discount - Exercise Set - Page 512: 9


117 dollars 1917 dollars

Work Step by Step

sales tax = tax rate $\times$ purchase price=6.5% $\times$1800=0.065 $\times$ 1800=117 total price =purchase price + sales tax total price =1800+ 117=1917 dollars
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