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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!

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    let the rate be i
    i(236) = 28.2
    i = 28.2/236
    i = .11949
    or 11.9%

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    Thank you Reiny

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    welcome!

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