math 115 #14
posted by Debbie .
Identify the base in the following application:
The sales tax rate in a state is 7.5%. If you pay a tax of $8.00 on an item that you purchase, what is its selling price?

tax=sellingprice(.075)
so
8.00/.075=selling price 
so my answer is $106.67 correct

correct.
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