# math

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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