# Math

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The price of a jacket is \$48. If the sales tax rate is 5.5%, what is the amount of tax? What is the total cost of the jacket?

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<<what is the amount of tax? >>
5.5% of \$48

<<What is the total cost of the jacket>>
Add the tax to the price

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If the sales tax is 6.5%, how much tax will you pay on a jacket that costs \$48?

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tax is \$2.64

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