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Clothes costs: 2 skirts $40 each
2 skirts $33 each
Sales tax: 6 1/2%
Shipping charge: $7.85
Total cost: ?
 one year ago
 one year ago
GodBlessYou Group Title
Clothes costs: 2 skirts $40 each 2 skirts $33 each Sales tax: 6 1/2% Shipping charge: $7.85 Total cost: ?
 one year ago
 one year ago

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thomaster Group TitleBest 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
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thomaster Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
When 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
 one year ago

texaschic101 Group TitleBest 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.
 one year ago
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