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Posted by **Anonymous** on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 4:03pm.

What is the amount of sales tax owed on a $39 jacket if the tax rate is 5%?

$1.85

$1.90

$1.95

$195.00 (my answer)

A flower arrangement was marked down 12.5%. If the flowers originally cost $20, what is the amount of the discount?

$2.40

$2.50

$2.05

$17.50 (my answer)

Find the amount of tip on a $75 bill if a 15% tip is left.

$11.25

$11.20

$10.50

$12.00 (my answer)

What is the final price for a pair of $39.50 jeans after 5% sales tax has been added?

$37.95 (my answer)

$40.95

$41.48

$1.98

What is the final price of a $24 sweatshirt if there is a 20% discount applied and then a 7% sales tax added?

$22.26

$19.20 (my answer)

$25.68

$20.54

- Math !... -
**Ms. Sue**, Monday, January 28, 2013 at 4:49pmWelll -- you got number 2 right.

It sure looks like you guessed and made stabs in the dark without even reading the questions.

- Math !... -
**Anonymous**, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 2:35pmv

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