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  • 5 years ago

Charmaine wants to buy a shirt for $15. If the sales tax is 4% of $15,how much will she pay in sales tax?

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  1. anonymous
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    The sales tax is 60 cents.

  2. anonymous
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    the answer i got was 1.2

  3. anonymous
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    how did u do the problem

  4. anonymous
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    15 times .04 equals .60

  5. anonymous
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    sales tax is the percent like 4% equals .04 you multipy 15x.04

  6. nowhereman
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    On the black market she will probably get it for $10 :-D

  7. anonymous
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    thanks

  8. nowhereman
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    Well, she wants to pay $15 including taxes. So if x is the price without taxes \[x\cdot 1.04 = 15\] and the taxes part is \[15 - x = 15 - \frac{15}{1.04}\]

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    thanks

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