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You buy new shoes at Walmart early one morning, The shoes you want are 30% off the ticket price and for today only there is an additional 15 percent off for early birds. After calculating the 7.5 percent tax, how much do you end up spending?
 2 years ago
You buy new shoes at Walmart early one morning, The shoes you want are 30% off the ticket price and for today only there is an additional 15 percent off for early birds. After calculating the 7.5 percent tax, how much do you end up spending?

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UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how much do the shoes cost ?

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Please note it does not mention dollar amounts. :/

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is why i was confused.

Sjano
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x*0.55*1,075=answer since you get 45% discount + 7,5 tax

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, do i do x*0.55*,1,075?

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, I solve for x.

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Will do, one moment please.

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hmmm. I cannot solve it with my calculator.

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Just 0.55*1,075 maybe?

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I did that and got \[x= 473/800\]

Sjano
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, you got (473/800)*x=what you spend. NOT equal x

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Umm. Have you gotten an answer?

Sjano
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1From what you asked, thats the answer (473/800)*x=y Where x is the initial price and y= what you spend.

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh, so I write that as the answer, as it is?

help123please
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just 473/800*x=y?

Sjano
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yepp, but then you should explain what x and y stands for.
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