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anonymous
 one year ago
Sales tax is calculated as a percentage of the sales price. If sales tax is 5%, what is the sales tax on clothing that costs $170?
$8.50
$10.50
$15.00
$17.50
anonymous
 one year ago
Sales tax is calculated as a percentage of the sales price. If sales tax is 5%, what is the sales tax on clothing that costs $170? $8.50 $10.50 $15.00 $17.50

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mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Calculate 5% of $170. To do that, change 5% to a decimal: 5% = 0.05 (divide the percent by 100) Now multiply 5% (as a decimal) by 170 What is 0.05 * 170 = ?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Correct. You're welcome.
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