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Lydia bought a shirt at 20% off its retail price of $40. She paid 5% tax on the price after the discount. How much did Lydia pay for the shirt?

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  1. 40 * (1 - .20) * (1 + .05)

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  2. What is (.8)(40)(1.05) ??

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  3. 0.8*40 = $32 = cost before tax.
    Total cost = 32 + 0.05*32 =

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  4. 2.4444325678654321

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