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anonymous
 one year ago
Samantha gets an electricity bill.The cost of the electricity used before the VAT is added is 49.30 pounds. VAT is charged at 5% on domestic fuel bills.What is the cost of the electricity bill,including VAT?
anonymous
 one year ago
Samantha gets an electricity bill.The cost of the electricity used before the VAT is added is 49.30 pounds. VAT is charged at 5% on domestic fuel bills.What is the cost of the electricity bill,including VAT?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0493.80 poundscorrection

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the 5% of VAT is computed on the amount 49.30, so the requested cost is: \[\Large 49.30 + \left( {49.30 \cdot \frac{5}{{100}}} \right) = ...?\]

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hint: \[\Large \begin{gathered} 49.30 + \left( {49.30 \cdot \frac{5}{{100}}} \right) = ...? \hfill \\ \hfill \\ = 49.3 + 2.465 = ...? \hfill \\ \end{gathered} \]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0with the correct of 493.80 following what you have written my answer came out as 24.69

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1please wait, I update my computation...

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so do I just add the value of 24.69 to 493.80?

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\Large \begin{gathered} 493.80 + \left( {493.80 \cdot \frac{5}{{100}}} \right) = ...? \hfill \\ \hfill \\ = 493.80 + 24.69 = ...? \hfill \\ \end{gathered} \]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks! can you please help me with the next question i will tag you.
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