Posted by **H** on Sunday, August 17, 2008 at 6:57pm.

emily wants a new dress.she only has $30 to spend.she lives in florida where the sales tax is 5%.about(estimate)how much can the dress cost if she wants to spend all her money? a.30,b.29.50,c.28,d.20 i don't get it

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**Damon**, Sunday, August 17, 2008 at 7:00pm
I did this below for you

1.05 x = 30

x = 30/1.05 =28.57

she better spend 28 because 29 will put her over 30

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, August 17, 2008 at 7:00pm
Please see the answers that Damon and I posted for this question.

Pick the closest answer to our answers.

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