Posted by **Aspen** on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 3:56pm.

Tip and Sales tax cause a restaurant bill to____.

a. increase

b. decrease

c. stay the same

d. be unaffordable

When estimating using money for a purchase, you should_____.

a. round up

b. round down

c. estimate up to the nearest dollar or half dollar

d. estimate down to the nearest dollar or half dollar

You purchase a piece of cake for $3.49. What would be a good estimation for just purchasing the cake?

a. 3.00

b. 3.50

c. 4.00

d. 3.75

Your total restaurant bill for food, drinks, and tip is $37.40. What is a good estimate cost for just the food and drinks?

a. 33.50

b. 37.00

c. 36.00

d. 34.00

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 4:29pm
I'll be glad to check your answers.

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**Aspen**, Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 4:55pm
1. A 2. C 3. B 4. B is what I got are they correct? if not what are the correct answers?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 4:59pm
Your first three are correct. I disagree with # 4. Of course it depends upon how much tip you leave, but the standard tip is 15% to 20% of the food and drink bill.

Hint: I mentally take 10% of the bill and then double it. I leave 20% or a little less for a tip.

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**Aspen**, Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 5:13pm
So #4 would be A?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 5:16pm
Yes.

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**Aspen**, Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:42pm
You were wrong

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**Dillon**, Monday, November 17, 2014 at 10:22am
Number four is actually D

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**jesus**, Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 4:27pm
the answers are

A

C

B

D

just got 4/4 100%

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