# math

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How can I find the tax?

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Multiply by the tax rate.

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i tried that but my answer came out with hundreds

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1. your favorite book is \$29.50, how much is it with tax?

2. A new bed set is \$45.00, it is 15% off discount with the tax

3. Your brother's baseball costs \$53.35 a month, but now they added 23% of the original cost to it, how much is it now?

Note: each answer needs tax of 7.725%

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1.
29.50 * 1.07725 = ?

2.
45 * 0.15 = 6.75
0.07725 * (45 - 6.75) = ?

3.
0.07725 * (53.35 * 1.23) = ?

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thank you

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You're welcome.

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