MATH

EMILY WANTS A NEW DRESS. SHE ONLY HAS $30 TO SPEND. SHE LIVES IN A STATE WHERE THE SALES TAX IS 5%. ABOUT (ESTIMATE) HOW MUCH CAN THE DRESS COST IF SHE WANTS TO SPEND ALL HER MONEY?

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. What is your estimate?

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    👤
    Ms. Sue
  2. $29.50

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  3. That's a little high, but close.

    A 5% sales tax means that you pay 5 cents on each dollar. You'd pay 50 cents on $10 and $1.00 on $20. You'd pay almost $1.50 sales tax on $29.50.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    👤
    Ms. Sue
  4. What's the answer?

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  5. Whats the answer?

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. english

    8. Identify the sentence that contains an error in punctuation or capitalization. "After you’ve rested," Frank said, "please help me move these boxes." "Can we wait until later?" asked Emily. "I have a lot of homework." "It

  2. MATH PLEASE HELP ME

    when buying a new dress you have a choice of 3 different lengths 5 different colors and 2 different styles. how many choices are there for one dress?

  3. devi

    cheena spent 3/4 of her pocket money. she spend 1/2 of it on a book 1/6 on movie and rest on dress what amount she spend on dress

  4. mathematics

    The cost of making a dress is partly constant and partly varies with the amount of time it takes to make the dress.If the dress takes 3 hours to make ,it costs 2700 naira. If it takes 5 hours to make the dress, it costs 3100

  1. MATHS

    THE COST OF MAKING A DRESS IS PARTLY CONSTANT AND PARTLY VARIES WITH THE AMOUT OF TIME TO MAKE D DRESS IF IT TAKES 3 HOURS TO MAKE IT COST 2700 AND TAKES 5 HOURS TO MAKE THE DRESS COST 3100 FIND THE COST IF IT TAKES 11/2HOURS TO

  2. Math

    Angela is buying a dress that is on sale for 20% off. If the original price of the dress is $40.00, how much money is Angela saving on the dress? A. $0.80 B. $8.00 C. $3.20 D. $32.00 Can you help me?

  3. Algebra

    The cost of making a dress is partly constant and partly varies with the amount of time it takes to make the dress.if the dress takes 3hrs to make,it cost #2700.if it takes 5hrs to make dress,it cost #3100.find the cost if it

  4. Math

    When buying a new dress you have a choice of 3 different lengths, 5 different colors, and 2 different styles. How many choices are there for one dress?

  1. math

    You received a $100 gift certificate to a clothing store. The store sells t-shirts for $15 and dress shirts for $22. You want to spend no more than the amount of the gift certificate. You want to leave at most $10 of the gift

  2. Math

    A dress is on sale for a 15% discount, meaning 85% of the price remains. If the sale price of the dress is $51, then the original price of the dress was $.

  3. English

    1. This is the house where he lives. 2. This is the house in which he lives. 3. This is the house that/which he lives in. 4. This is the house that he lives. 5. This is the house he lives. 6. This is the house he lives in.

  4. math

    Emily has a coupon for 20% off her purchase. She finds a backpack on the discount rack. It's original price is $60 but is 30% off. Emily thinks 30% and 20 % make 50% so the backpack will be $30. Is Emily correct? Explain your

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.