posted by sharon .
i have $30.00 to spend on a dress the sales tax is 5%.About (estimate)how much can the dress cost if i want to spend all my money? ---need an answer ive done this over and over but confused on the estimate part.
0.05 * 30 = $1.50
If you bought a dress for $28.50, you'd pay almost $1.50 in tax.