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anonymous
 one year ago
Ellen wants to purchase a book that is regularly priced at $18. The book is discounted 15%. She also needs to pay a 6% sales tax on the discounted price.
What is the total amount Ellen will pay for the book?
anonymous
 one year ago
Ellen wants to purchase a book that is regularly priced at $18. The book is discounted 15%. She also needs to pay a 6% sales tax on the discounted price. What is the total amount Ellen will pay for the book?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0take your result and find 106% of it

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you should have gotten $15.30 for the question I asked you

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now find 6% of 15.30

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0to get about $0.91, then add $0.91 to $15.30

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or just find 106% of $15.30

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how did you get that?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i honestly dont know i did percent proportions

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is asking for a 15% discount so the price of the item before tax would be 85% of 18.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you know how to find 85% of 18

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then find 106% of $15.30 since there is a 6% tax you need to add on

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this equation should give you the answer: 1.06*$15.30

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you get roughly about $16.21 or $16.22

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what are your options?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh,okay, well than use your rounding skills and round $16.218 to the closest cent
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