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anonymous
 3 years ago
Clothes costs: 2 skirts $40 each
2 skirts $33 each
Sales tax: 6 1/2%
Shipping charge: $7.85
Total cost: ?
anonymous
 3 years ago
Clothes costs: 2 skirts $40 each 2 skirts $33 each Sales tax: 6 1/2% Shipping charge: $7.85 Total cost: ?

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thomaster
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(2*40)+(2*33)*1.065+7.85 So 80+66 = 146 you multiply that with 1.065 to add the sales tax 146*1.065=155.49 Now add the shipping charge 155.49+7.85= $163.34

thomaster
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1When the shipping charge is included in the tax, you add the 7.85 before you multiply with 1.065 So then it would be 146+7.85=153.85*1.065= $163.85

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(2 * 40) + (2 * 33) = 80 + 66 = 146 6 1/2% = 6.5% = .065 146(.065) = 9.49 146 + 9.49 = 155.49 155.49 + 7.85 = 163.34 < total cost I do not think the shipping charge is included in the sales tax.
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