math

posted by .

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.

30.00 x.005%= 29.50
but what is the estimate have to do with it?

  • math -

    5% = 0.05 -- not .005

    And your math is wrong.

    See my previous answer.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math

    emily wants a new dress.she only has $30 to spend.she lives in florida where the sales tax is 5%.about(estimate)how much can the dress cost if she wants to spend all her money?
  2. math

    emily wants a new dress.she only has $30 to spend.she lives in florida where the sales tax is 5%.about(estimate)how much can the dress cost if she wants to spend all her money?
  3. math

    emily wants a new dress.she only has $30 to spend.she lives in florida where the sales tax is 5%.about(estimate)how much can the dress cost if she wants to spend all her money?
  4. math

    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?
  5. Algebra 1

    Latoya bought a new dress for $32.86. This included 6% sales tax. What was the cost of the dress before tax?
  6. MATH

    EMILY WANTS A NEW DRESS. SHE ONLY HAS $30 TO SPEND. SHE LIVES IN A STATE WHERE THE SALES TAX IS 5%. ABOUT (ESTIMATE) HOW MUCH CAN THE DRESS COST IF SHE WANTS TO SPEND ALL HER MONEY?
  7. 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?
  8. algebra 1

    You have $100 to go shopping. A store sells shirts for $15 and dress shirts for $22. You want to spend no more then the amount of money you have. You want to leave at most $10 unspent. you need to buy at least one dress shirt. What …
  9. Math

    Ana had some money. she used 4/7 to buy shoes which cost $96. if she spent another 2/7 to buy a dress how much would she spend altogether?
  10. devi

    cheena spent 3/4 of her pocket money. she spend 1/2 of it on a book 1/6 on movie and rest on dress what amount she spend on dress

More Similar Questions