Posted by **vick** on Monday, February 27, 2012 at 5:02pm.

You are ordering food for home delivery. The cost of your food is $26. You want to give the delivery person an 18% tip. What is the total cost with the tip?

How do you show your work and solve this problem up above?????

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, February 27, 2012 at 5:09pm
You try it. I'll be glad to check your answer.

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**vick**, Monday, February 27, 2012 at 5:11pm
26 * .18= $4.68

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, February 27, 2012 at 5:14pm
So far, so good. The tip is $4.68. The question, though, asks for the total cost with tip.

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**vick**, Monday, February 27, 2012 at 5:19pm
then what do i do next??? im confused so it is the answer?? 4.68???

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**vickypoo**, Monday, February 27, 2012 at 7:19pm
yep thank you thank u

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