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A certain car costs $11,595 before taxes are added. Taxes are $860 and license tags cost $95.

What is the overall tax rate (to the nearest tenth)? %

  • Math -

    If the license tags are not included as taxes:

    860/11595 = ?

    If the tags are included as taxes:

    (860+95)/11595 = ?

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    (860+95)/11595= .0823630875 *100= 8.236

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