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  • one year ago

The price of an all-access ticket to the fair is $42.99 before tax. Roland bought the all-access ticket for 40% off. He then paid 7% sales tax on the discounted price. Part A: How much did Roland pay in sales tax? Show all work and steps in your solution. (5 points) Part B: What is the total amount that Roland paid for the ticket? Show all work and steps in your solution. (5 points)

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  1. nuccioreggie
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    @Michele_Laino

  2. nuccioreggie
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  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    he payed 1.80 in tax

  4. Michele_Laino
    • one year ago
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    please, show to @nuccioreggie your reasoning @wardb

  5. nuccioreggie
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    Please

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok will the discounted price comes out to 25.974

  7. Michele_Laino
    • one year ago
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    the price payed by Roland is: \[42.99 - \left( {0.4 \times 42.99} \right) = ...?\]

  8. anonymous
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    25.794 times 7%= $1.80558

  9. nuccioreggie
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    25.794

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    part b: he payed a total of $27.59958

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    because 25.794+1.80558=$27.59958

  12. anonymous
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    does that make sense?

  13. nuccioreggie
    • one year ago
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    @Michele_Laino can you explain part A annd Part B please

  14. nuccioreggie
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    Is he correct for part B @Michele_Laino

  15. nuccioreggie
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    @Michele_Laino

  16. is3535
    • one year ago
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    B

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