# Math

__________ tax is a tax calculated on the subtotal of your bill.

Sales ***

Credit

Income

To find just the tax amount of a given subtotal, you would ___________________.

multiply by the sum of one and the sales tax rate

multiply by the sales tax rate ***

You are at the grocery store and you purchase 2 whole chickens for \$12.99 each.  Sales tax is 6%.  What is the total you will pay?

\$15.59 ***

\$27.54

\$13.77

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1. The first two are right., The last answer is wrong.

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2. is the last one b?

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3. Yes, b.

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4. can you help me with 3 more, ms sue?

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5. Sure, :-)

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6. You are in "Car Parts USA" buying some oil filters. The original price is \$6.99, but you have a coupon for \$3.00 off. Sales tax is 6%. What is your total amount you will pay for the filter?

\$3.18 ***

\$4.23

\$10.59

You are at a convenience store picking up some iced tea. You see that tea is on sale for, "Buy one get one half off". If the tea normally costs \$2.39 and you want four, what will be the subtotal?

\$4.78

\$9.56

\$7.17 ***

You buy 2 gallons of paint from the hardware store for a home project. The paint normally costs \$13.50/ gallon, but there is a sale for 3/\$36. If sales tax is 6% and we can still get the sale price for two gallons, what would the total cost be?

\$25.44

\$28.62 ***

\$38.16

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7. The second is right. The other two are wrong.

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8. 1. b
3. d

is that correct?

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9. One of your new answers is right and one is wrong.

Please reread and rework both problems. Do not post these questions again.

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