math (sales tax)

Jill bought supplies at a hardware store that cost $41.75. If she paid sales tax of $1.67, what was the sales tax rate?: *
5.5%
5.0%
4.5%
4.0%

Please explain, thanks.

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  1. $41.75 is the price before tax. Convert 1.67/41.75 to percent

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  2. 4.5

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  3. How do you convert sales tax .for example 41.75$ 1.67/45.75. They said the sales tax was 4.5. Well how did you get that?

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  4. How do you convert % for example sales tax 4.5%?

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  5. A necklace from Target costs $3.75. The sales tax rate is 5.75%. What is the total cost?

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  6. if an item is $40 and the sales tax is 3% how much is the sales tax in dollars

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  7. 40.12

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