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Posted by **Cathy** on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 7:17pm.

- math 5th grade -
**MathMate**, Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 10:53am$36 is the cost of pants, which accounts for (1-2/5)=3/5 of the total cost.

So the total cost is

36÷(3/5)=60

If there are no sales taxes, he should get 100-60=$40 in change.

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