anonymous one year ago Mai bought a television for \$325. The tax rate is 8%. Which proportion can be used to find the amount of tax Mai will pay? A.8/325=x/100 B.8/325=100/x C.8/100=325/x D.8/100=x/325

1. anonymous

@Greg_D

2. anonymous

@Saylilbaby

3. anonymous

what do u think

4. anonymous

its between C and D but imma go with D

5. anonymous

if x represents the amount of tax, x must be 8% of the price, so: $x=\frac{8}{100}325$ which of the answers match this equation?

6. anonymous

so c or d

7. anonymous

so it what

8. anonymous

d or c

9. anonymous

take the eq i posted, and try to get C or D starting from it, you just need to make 1 step...

10. anonymous

what i don't under stand