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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?

  • math 115 #14 -

    tax=sellingprice(.075)
    so
    8.00/.075=selling price

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    so my answer is $106.67 correct

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    correct.

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