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  • one year ago

Tina bought a coat that costs $70.00. The sales tax in her state is 6% What is the final amount that tina has to pay for the coat?

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  1. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    final price = item cost + (sales tax/100)*item cost

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I got when 6/100 I got 0.06

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so what is the item cost then @Vocaloid ?if I got 0.06 and the coat costs 70.00?

  4. Vocaloid
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    item cost is 70.00

  5. anonymous
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    even with the sales tax? how would it be 70.00 with 6% of sales tax?

  6. LynFran
    • one year ago
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    the coat would cost $74.20

  7. Mehek14
    • one year ago
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    @LynFran You are supposed to help people learn, not give direct answers

  8. Vocaloid
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    ahh, sorry. what I meant was, to plug in "70.00" for "item cost" in my equation final price = item cost + (sales tax/100)*item cost, meaning final price = 70 + (6/100)*70

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    its ok so with ng in the sales tax it would be 74.20 right ?

  10. LynFran
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    ok so 6/100*70=? then the answer you get add it to the cost to get the new price ok

  11. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    yea, that looks right to me, good job

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok that seems right thank you both

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