Math
posted by Michael .
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?

<<what is the amount of tax? >>
5.5% of $48
<<What is the total cost of the jacket>>
Add the tax to the price 
If the sales tax is 6.5%, how much tax will you pay on a jacket that costs $48?

tax is $2.64