# math

A group of friends went to lunch. The bill, before sales tax and tip, was \$37.50 . A sales tax of 8% was added. The group then tipped 18% on the amount after the sales tax was added. What was the amount, in dollars, of the sales tax?
What was the total amount the group paid, including tax and tip?

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1. 37.5 * 0.08 = \$3.00 tax

(37.5 + 3.00) * 1.18 = _______ total

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Ms. Sue
2. 47.79

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3. Multiple Choice
What is the amount of sales tax owed on a \$6 book if the tax rate is 5%?
A. \$0.03
B. \$0.30
C. \$3.00
D. \$0.12

plz help i neeeed help

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