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Dr needs 500 needles priced at 2.60 per hundred. She pays with 10 days, she receives a 2% disc; sales tax is 5.5%. What amount would you pay with discount? Is my math correct? 2.60x500=$1300.00 $1300.00x2%=$26.00 $1300.00-26.00=$1274.00w/disc My answer is $1274.00 since they just want disc amt. Am I right? Thanks

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  1. $2.60 x500= $1300,
    $1300x 5.5% tax=$71.50
    $1300 + $71.50= $1371.50
    $1371.50 less 2% dic of $27.43
    final amount is $1344.07

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  2. It’s 2.60 per hundred and they want 500 hundred so you would do 2.60x5=13.00

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