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programming
Design a program and write program that will read a file of sales records and produce a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due ...
November 24, 2015 by nanda

math (sales tax)
Jill bought supplies at a hardware store that cost \$41.75. If she paid sales tax of \$1.67, what was the sales tax rate?: * 5.5% 5.0% 4.5% 4.0% Please explain, thanks.
September 22, 2007 by anonymous

Math
please check my answer thanks :) The sales tax is 7% The purchase including sales tax is \$676.24 what was tha total amount of sales tax ? I got \$47.34
November 27, 2007 by Alarena

Math
Midtown Antiques collects 4% sales tax on all sales. If total sales including tax are \$1058.30, find the portion that is the tax. Round your answer to the nearest cent. A)\$40.70 B)\$42.33 C)\$1017.60 D)\$30.70 E) none of the above
January 31, 2010 by Robbie

Sales tax
tom paid 695.5 for a tv when 7% sales tax was included in that price what was the price of the tv before the tax and how much sales tax did tom pay? You can set it up this way: 1.07x = 695.5 x = _______ That will tell you the price of the TV. The difference between 695.5 and ...
April 13, 2007 by Arkuk

programming
a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due for that sale, as follows: Tax code Sales tax 0 Tax exempt 1 3% 2 5% The report is to ...
July 23, 2014 by jee

Programming c++
a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due for that sale, as follows: Tax code Sales tax 0 Tax exempt 1 3% 2 5% The report is to ...
December 3, 2015 by Faris

math
A group of friends went to lunch. The bill, before sales tax and tip, was \$37.50 . A sales tax of 8% was added. The group then tipped 18% on the amount after the sales tax was added. What was the amount, in dollars, of the sales tax? What was the total amount the group paid, ...

math (ugh)
Jermaine had dinner at his favorite restaurant. It the sales tax rate is 4% & the sales tax on the meal was \$1.25, what was the total cost of the meal, including sales tax and a 15% tip
January 13, 2009 by brianna

MATH
If the sales tax on an item is 7%, the sales tax on an item costing d dollars can be found by the expression .07d. Determine the sales tax on a compact disk that cost \$15.99.
February 23, 2013 by TASHA

Computer Science
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
May 17, 2012 by AB

State sales tax is based on retail price. An item that sells for \$115.99 has a sales tax of \$8.12. Find a mathematical model that gives the amount of sales tax y in terms of the retail price x. (Round the coefficient to two decimal places.) y = Use the model to find the sales ...
September 10, 2014 by Angie

Emily bought 3 shirts for \$12.50 each and a pair of shorts for \$20. She had a coupon for \$3 off her purchase, before sales tax. Sales tax is 6%. How much did Emily pay for the clothes after the coupon and sales tax? A \$54.50 B \$57.77 C \$60.50 D \$64.13
January 18, 2016 by chase

help on math
Emily bought 3 shirts for \$12.50 each and a pair of shorts for \$20. She had a coupon for \$3 off her purchase, before sales tax. Sales tax is 6%. How much did Emily pay for the clothes after the coupon and sales tax? A \$54.50 B \$57.77 C \$60.50 D \$64.13
January 18, 2016 by chase

math
how do I compute sales tax? \$1,367.85. sales tax rate is 5.75%. also, how do I add in city tax?
December 9, 2007 by Diana

computer science
Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
April 18, 2016 by ignatius

Java Programming
I'm a beginner to Java and I need to know how to do the following: Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 ...
October 31, 2010 by P

programming
Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
April 28, 2016 by ignatius

Compter programing Design
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
October 18, 2010 by BJ

math
zoomer bix plans to but a microcomputer that costs \$690, excluding sales tax. if the sales tax rate is 5 1/2% how much tax will zoomer have to pay
January 10, 2013 by sabrina

math
A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate is raised, how much more will you pay in sales tax on \$500?
February 26, 2013 by betsy

Math
Monica paid sales tax of \$1.50 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax was 5% how much did the store charge for the helmet before tax?
January 28, 2015 by Makenzey

math
Hannah had dinner at her favorite restaurant. If the sales rate is 4% and the sales tax on the meal came to \$1.25, what was the total cost of the meal, including sales tax and a 20% tip?
April 26, 2008 by kevin

Math
Pat must pay a 6 percent state sales tax and a 2 percent city sales tax on school supplies. If the price of the supplies tax before taxes is \$30.00, what is the total amount tha Pat must pay In Sales tax? A \$0.25 B \$0.90 C \$1.80 D \$2.40 E \$2.60
July 30, 2013 by Anonymous

Sales Tax
A video games price was 90\$. The store offered 10% discount. How much did a costumer pay if there was a 8% sales tax on the selling price? 10% of \$90 = a (90 x .10) \$90 - a = b b x .08 = sales tax To add to what Writeacher said, Multiply b x 1.08 and that will give you the ...
April 14, 2007 by Anonymous

Math
1)A bakery can sell muffins for \$1 each. If it costs the bakery \$5 to make 20 muffins, what percent of the money made from muffins sales is profit? 2) A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate is raised, how much ...
February 26, 2013 by Betsy

math
Ms sue so my understanding is that the sales tax on \$16 is going to be \$1.00. So this would mean that the sales tax on \$32 will be \$2 if you use the same formula. 32 x 1/16
September 15, 2015 by kiersten tracy

Math
An item that sells for \$145.99 has a sales tax of 10.22 Find a mathematical model that gives the amount of sales tax y in terms of the retail price x Use the model to find the sales tax on a purchase that has a retail price x
May 30, 2015 by Jasmine

Math
A watch cost \$75.99. If the sales tax rate is 6.25%, what is the amount of sales tax? Please show work or the explanation you used!
May 28, 2011 by Jennie

math
The sales tax on an item costing \$236 is \$28.20. What is the sales tax rate to nearest tenth? Write ratio equation and solve it!
September 10, 2009 by Carah

Math
A set of trading cards sells for \$12.00. After sales tax, it costs \$12.60. what is the sales tax rate? Do I divide to get this answer? Please help.
March 26, 2015 by Sharon

Math
Seven and one half percent is equivalent to the decimal number 0.075. If the sales tax rate is 7.50 what is the sales tax on a \$10.00 purchase?
February 17, 2016 by Jay

MATH
A shirt cost \$7.80. What is the price of the item after a 10% increase with sales tax? (Sales Tax: 7.5%)
January 9, 2014 by Dakota

Math
A hotel manager found that his gross receipts for the day, including a 9% sales tax, were \$3927.27 . Find the amount of sales tax collected
July 13, 2015 by Makaila

math
An item costs c dollars and 6% sales tax is charged. The total cost including sales tax is given by the expression 1.06c. You are buying a skateboard that costs \$75. What is the cost of the skateboard including sales tax?
August 20, 2012 by Cierra

math
Sam brought a stereo or a total of \$ 676.24 including state saes tax. the state sales tax rate is 7%. what was hte total amout of sales tax on the stero
August 28, 2012 by no name

Amy bought a computer for a total of \$676.24 In the state where she lives the sales tax is 7% What is the amount of her sales tax ? I got \$44.24
November 29, 2007 by Mercie

math
estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs \$12.99 with a sales tax of 6%
January 23, 2013 by shana

math
. Estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs \$12.95 with a sales tax of 6%.
May 17, 2015 by Natalie

government(taxes)
I am looking for a list of California state taxes. So far this all I have: 1) Sales Tax 2) Trash tax 3) Electricity tax 4) State income tax 5) Gasoline tax 6) Property tax 7) Federal telephone excise tax 8) Excise tax 9) social security tax 10) environmental tax 11) gift tax ...
August 3, 2008 by lou

math
For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of \$85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is \$0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
April 8, 2014 by Kik

math
For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of \$85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is \$0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
April 8, 2014 by Kik

math
For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of \$85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is \$0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
April 9, 2014 by Kik

Computer Programming Design
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent (.04) and the county tax is 2 percent (.02). The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
May 2, 2009 by Dornica

Math
You buy a television for \$550. That price included a 10% sales tax. what is the price without sales tax? The answer choices are A)\$500 B)\$605 C)\$55 D)\$550 I did a proportion to find this answer by doing: 10/100=x/550 ;and I ended up getting \$495, which is not one of the ...
December 26, 2014 by Audry

math
Mr. Jaskson's lunch cost \$8.00 plus 8% sales tax. He tipped the server 15% of total bill after sales tax was added. How much did Mr. Jackson spend in all?
February 26, 2012 by erica

math
How are sales tax and discounts figured? specifically socks @ \$2.99 and 5.5% sales tax
September 12, 2010 by dani

math
the sales tax is 6% and the item is \$110.00. How much do I add for sales tax?
May 19, 2013 by arline

Quick Math-Plz
Can you help me with these prices? 1. \$38.95 find Price of item with sales tax: 2.\$91.63 Price of item after a 20% discount plus sales tax: 3.\$5.99 Price of item after a 10% increase with sales tax:
December 15, 2013 by Princess Anna

Math
The percent of sales tax is 6%. What is the sales tax on a skateboard that costs \$98?
March 13, 2016 by Mildred

Math !...
Hi, Can You Please Help Me? 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 \$...
January 28, 2013 by Anonymous

math
heather is buying a t-shirt for \$8. sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. how much will heather pay in sales tax on her purchase? a)\$0.0825 b)\$0.33 c)\$0.50 D)\$0.66 e)\$0.75
October 3, 2007 by jessica

math
heather is bying a t shirt for 8 dollars. sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. how much will heather pay in sales tax on her purchase?
June 20, 2011 by elsa

math
tom bought a computer for 15% off from the list price of p dollars. if the sales tax was 8%, how much did he pay for the computer including sales tax?
October 30, 2013 by yusuf

Math
Jenny bought scrapbook supplies for \$70.75. She paid \$5.66 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.
April 2, 2016 by Lily

Math
Jenny bought scrapbook supplies for \$70.75. She paid \$5.66 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.
April 5, 2016 by Lily

Math
Mary buys a leather coat costing 900 at 990 after paying the sales tax calculate the rate of sales tax charged on coat
November 28, 2015 by Ashy

math
Heather is buying a T-Shirt for \$8. Sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. How much will Heather pay in sales tax on her purchase?
August 7, 2008 by keanna

math
Heather is buying a T-Shirt for \$8. Sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. How much will Heather pay in sales tax on her purchase?
September 19, 2008 by heather

8th math
wayne wanted to buy a new bicycle that cost \$125. the sales tax on bicycle was \$11.25. what was the rate of the sales tax?
September 9, 2014 by taylor

Math
Price of the item after a 23% increase with sales tax Price is \$129.00 Sales Tax is 5.75% Ms. Sue can you help me answer this question?
February 2, 2015 by Anonymous

math
a library was mistakenly charged sales tax on an order of children's books, the invoice, including 5% sales tax, was for \$1323. how much should the library have been charge?
August 21, 2012 by ravi

Math
Hi, I am doing my summer assignment and I do not understand a problem. The question is about a girl who bought 4 shirts and 2 pairs of pants. The total cost of the shirts was \$60.00. The total cost of the pants was \$70.00. The total cost of the pants and shirts without sales ...
June 9, 2015 by carolina Puckett

Math
The sales tax is \$0.065 per dollar where Ray lives. What percent of a dollar is the sales tax?? Please help!!
June 10, 2015 by Linda h

Java progamming 1
I want the program to ask for and get the price of a book from a user. The program will then multiply the price by 7% sales tax and display both the sales tax and final price of the book (price + sales tax) on the screen. using Netbeans
February 11, 2013 by newton

Economics
David lives in Manhattan, where the combined state/local sales tax is 8.375 percent. David just purchased a digital camera that was priced at \$800. Determine the sales tax he paid by calculating 8.375 percent of \$800 (multiply by 0.08375). How much sales tax did he pay? Could ...
March 16, 2015 by Kesha

bookkeeping
recieved a check for 154.72 for unassembled products includes 8.06 sales tax and 12.30 in transportation what is the entry for the transaction in the sales dept.a sales credit? (a)132.33 (b)134.36 (c)152.72 (d)154.69 my answer is b received a payment for 3296.87 in unassembled...
April 6, 2012 by susue

math
Mega Mart collects sales tax equals to 1/16 of the retail price. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added
September 10, 2014 by sydney

math
alexis sells stuffed animals.she sells a stuffed elephant for \$34.95,and the sales tax is 8% of the sales price.about how much is the sales tax on the elephant?
March 23, 2011 by jasmine

sales tax
swaetshirts are on sale for 26 dollars and are 15% off. what is the sales price before tax
April 26, 2008 by kc

Math :(
Can someone plz explain how to do this math project, Plz give me some examples! Directions: For this project, you will visit an online marketplace website and choose three different products that you might want. For each product, you should provide a description of the item ...
December 15, 2013 by Princess Anna

Math
Candy purchased the following items. •2 shirts that cost \$15.00 each •1jacket that cost \$28.00 she paid 4.5% sales tax on her purchase what was the total amount spent on this purchase including sales tax \$55.39 \$58.00 \$60.61•• \$44.94 Correct me
February 5, 2016 by Tala

Texas Government
the excise tax on gasoline is an example of a tax based on a benefit received rather than on the ability to pay. a. yes b. no This is obviously Yes since in the book it says >> For many governments the primary source of revenue is taxes, which in turn can take many forms...
November 23, 2011 by HM

Math
Sue bought a new dress while on holiday in the USA. The sales tax was 8%. If she was paid \$6.40 tax, and if she was charged 15% duty on the original purchase (before tax), how much did she pay in all?
March 20, 2016 by Matt

math
Find the sales tax rate in your area. Using this tax rate, write a linear equation representing the total with tax for a purchase of x dollars. Use this equation to determine what the pre-tax cost of the item is if the total cost with tax is \$10.
May 31, 2010 by Heather

math
A sales tax of 6% of the cost of a car is added to the purchase price of \$29,500. What is the total cost of the car, including sales tax
May 7, 2011 by Tevya

math
Juan bought a pair of sandals for \$110.00. He needs to pay the 8% sales tax. How much will Juan pay in sales tax?

Math
A pack of cinnamon-scented pencils sells for \$6.00. What is the sales tax rate if the total cost of the pencils is \$6.48? The sales tax rate is %.
November 8, 2015 by Ashley Aronson

Math
Tom buys a shirt for \$22.00 plus 7% sales tax. His cousin buys a shirt for \$18.00 plus 4% sales tax. a. How much do Tom and his cousin pay for the shirts? Show your work. b. Who spent more on tax? Please Help Me!!
December 27, 2012 by X(

math
Annie bought the items below and received a 25% discount off the regular price of each item. The sales tax in Annie's state is 6.5%.what is the total that Annie paid for these items,including sales tax? 45.99 dress 15.99 shirt 32.99 shoes
December 16, 2014 by Anonymous

Math
What is the FCIA tax (assuming a 7.05% rate) on a weekly paycheck of \$398.00? What is the sales tax of 5% on a purchase of \$6.71? What is the property tax of 1.6% on property assessed at \$60,000? Please help i am very stuck on these!!!!
January 12, 2010 by Ed

Math
Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth \$ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?
August 25, 2014 by Hoor

Math
Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth \$ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?
August 25, 2014 by Hoor

math
2. The sales tax rate applied to all purchases within a state was 0.04 (4 percent) throughout 2006 but increased to 0.05 (5 percent) during all of 2007. The state government collected all taxes due, but its tax revenues were equal to \$40 million each year. What happened to ...
June 20, 2013 by tony

Pre algebra
The purchase price of a book is \$35.85 the sales tax rate is 6.5% how much is the sales tax to the nearest cent what is the total cost of the book
May 6, 2015 by Anonymous

math
mike went to the bakery and bought eatable worth 25\$, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. if the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free items?
September 21, 2015 by ujala

algebra
The price of a pair of shoes is \$63.20. The sales tax rate is 4.5 percent. How much sales tax would you pay if you bought these shoes?
March 17, 2012 by lol

math
sales tax directions: find the total cost or sale price to the nearest cent? 1500 computer;7%discount Subtract 7% of \$1500 from the price. This is the same thning as taking 93% of \$1500. Your question mentions sales tax but you do not provide a rate for that.
February 26, 2007 by brenton

math
whats 70.00 the selling price (this part percent whole) sales tax 5 percent so whats the sales tax
February 1, 2013 by kiana

math
where Amanda lives the sales tax is 7%. Amanda paid \$35 in sales tax on a new stereo. what was the price of the stereo?
January 4, 2016 by hannah

Math to Mrs.Sue
18.   Dawn Lingua bought three yards of cloth to make some curtains. The cloth was on sale for \$2.25 per yard. How much did Dawn pay for the cloth if the sales tax was 5%?      A. \$7.25 B. \$7.09 C. \$2.36 D. \$8.07 I am thinking between A B C. I am not sure about the sales tax ...
January 15, 2015 by Sarah

Economics
Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut out some people who do ...
November 14, 2006 by Mary

Economics
Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut out some people who do ...
November 17, 2006 by Marry

logic and design
You have been contracted by a local antique store to design an algorithm determining the total purchases and sales tax. According to the store owner, the user will need to see the subtotal, the sales tax amount, and the total purchase amount. A customer is purchasing four ...
January 15, 2012 by EJ

Math Help
Tom buys a shirt for \$22.00 plus 7% sales tax. His cousin buys a shirt for \$18.00 plus 4% sales tax. a. How much do Tom and his cousin pay for the shirts? Show your work b. Who spent more on tax My answers \$22.00*7%=1.54 \$22.00+1.54=\$23.54 \$18.00*4%=0.72 \$18.00+0.72=\$18.72 Tom...
December 8, 2014 by Callie

Math
Tom Buys a shirt for \$22.00 plus 7% sales tax. His cousin buys a shirt for \$18.00 plus 4% sales tax. How much do Tom and his cousin pay for the shirts? Who spent more on tax?
December 18, 2015 by Anonymous

math
An advertisement states that 8 thermometers cost 12.42 minus a 3% disc. Dr. wants to order a dozen to take advantage of the savings sales tax is 5%. What would the cost be? I divided 8 into 12.42 wich gives you 1.55 per thermometer 1.55 x 12 thermometers = 18.60 18.60+93 cent ...
May 9, 2010 by JOHNSON

Mathamatics
I need help figuring out these two math word porblem: 1) A sales tax of 6% of the cost of a car was added to the purchase price of \$29,500. a. how much was the sales tax? b. What is the total cost of the car, including sales tax? 2) During the packaging process for oranges, ...
November 15, 2008 by Tati

economics
2. Your state has a retail sales tax of 10 percent but it exempts food, prescription drugs, and all services including housing services, repair services, and consumption of electricity and other public utility services. Use supply-and-demand analysis to explain how the prices ...
November 22, 2014 by joom

7th grade math help Ms. Sue please
How do you find the sales tax of something? Here is one of my problems: The price of three dolls are \$12.99. What is the price of the dolls with a 5% sales tax? Show all of your work! I cannot figure out how to put up an equation and solve this problem. Please help!
November 27, 2012 by Delilah

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