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anonymous
 4 years ago
Mr. Joe went to a store and bought 5 things for $65. He hat to pay 8.25% sales tax and had a discount coupon of 15% off. He gave the cashier a $100 bill. What was his change? i got $40.19
anonymous
 4 years ago
Mr. Joe went to a store and bought 5 things for $65. He hat to pay 8.25% sales tax and had a discount coupon of 15% off. He gave the cashier a $100 bill. What was his change? i got $40.19

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Ghazi
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.28.25% of sales tax that is 8.25% of 65 +65= 70.3625 and then 15% discount 70 15% of 70.3625 = 70 10.55= $59.45

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I did 65+5.36 (tax) = 70.36 15% = 59.80 10059.80 = 40.19

Ghazi
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2you are absolutely right :)

Ghazi
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2i forgot the last step that is 10059.80

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh, okay. Tnx for checking, young man!

Ghazi
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2you're welcome old lady :)
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