# If the sales tax on an item is 7%, the sales tax on an item costing d dollars can be found by the expression .07d. Determine the sales tax on a compact disk that cost \$15.99

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1. ## MATH

If the sales tax on an item is 7%, the sales tax on an item costing d dollars can be found by the expression .07d. Determine the sales tax on a compact disk that cost \$15.99.
2. ## Math :(

Can someone plz explain how to do this math project, Plz give me some examples! Directions: For this project, you will visit an online marketplace website and choose three different products that you might want. For each product, you should provide a
3. ## math

An item costs c dollars and 6% sales tax is charged. The total cost including sales tax is given by the expression 1.06c. You are buying a skateboard that costs \$75. What is the cost of the skateboard including sales tax?
4. ## algebra 1

An item costs c dollars and 6% sales tax is charged The total cost including sales tax is given by the expression 1.06c you are buying a skateboard that cost \$75 what is the cost of the skateboard
5. ## Quick Math-Plz

Can you help me with these prices? 1. \$38.95 find Price of item with sales tax: 2.\$91.63 Price of item after a 20% discount plus sales tax: 3.\$5.99 Price of item after a 10% increase with sales tax:
6. ## math

The sales tax on an item costing \$236 is \$28.20. What is the sales tax rate to nearest tenth? Write ratio equation and solve it!
7. ## math

Find the sales tax rate in your area. Using this tax rate, write a linear equation representing the total with tax for a purchase of x dollars. Use this equation to determine what the pre-tax cost of the item is if the total cost with tax is \$10.
8. ## Programming c++

a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due for that sale, as follows: Tax code Sales tax 0 Tax exempt 1 3% 2
9. ## programming

a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due for that sale, as follows: Tax code Sales tax 0 Tax exempt 1 3% 2
10. ## programming

Design a program and write program that will read a file of sales records and produce a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to
11. ## Algebra

An item has a listed price of \$70. If the sales tax is 6%. How much is sales tax (in dollars)? 70*.06 \$4.2 \$4.20?
12. ## Math

__________ tax is a tax calculated on the subtotal of your bill. Sales *** Credit Income To find just the tax amount of a given subtotal, you would ___________________. multiply by the sum of one and the sales tax rate multiply by the sales tax rate ***
13. ## MATH

A shirt cost \$7.80. What is the price of the item after a 10% increase with sales tax? (Sales Tax: 7.5%)

State sales tax is based on retail price. An item that sells for \$115.99 has a sales tax of \$8.12. Find a mathematical model that gives the amount of sales tax y in terms of the retail price x. (Round the coefficient to two decimal places.) y = Use the

MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money tp the state government. a. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added? b. Is the amount of tax collected

MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. a. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added? b. Is the amount of tax collected
17. ## pleazzzzee help

oyce is buying a pair of jeans for \$39.99. The jeans are on sale at a 20% discount and the sales tax is 7%. Write a function T(x) to represent the total cost of an item with 7% sales tax. Find the composite function (T of S)(x).Use the composition to find
18. ## 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.
19. ## math

Mega Mart collects sales tax equals to 1/16 of the retail price. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added
20. ## algebra

find sales tax in your area --(6%). using tax rate, write a linear equation representing the total with tax for a purchase of x dollars. Using this equation to dtermine what the pretax cost of the item is if the total cost is \$10.
21. ## Programming

I’m using VB 2008. I need to write a simple program that calculates total sales of purchases. The program should accept item costs as input calculate the tax on each item (8%) display the item cost, total cost, and total after taxes. Item costs will be
22. ## Eko

MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. .Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item after tax has been added?
23. ## math

the sales tax is 6% and the item is \$110.00. How much do I add for sales tax?
24. ## math (ugh)

Jermaine had dinner at his favorite restaurant. It the sales tax rate is 4% & the sales tax on the meal was \$1.25, what was the total cost of the meal, including sales tax and a 15% tip
25. ## Math

An item that sells for \$145.99 has a sales tax of 10.22 Find a mathematical model that gives the amount of sales tax y in terms of the retail price x Use the model to find the sales tax on a purchase that has a retail price x
26. ## Math

ITEM NUMBER THREE 1 Description of the item:Printer 2 Stated price on the website: 229.99 (do not round to whole dollars) 3 Website where the item was found:Staples I don't know how to do questions # 4 and 5 4 Price of item after a 10% increase with sales
27. ## Computer Science

Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
28. ## math

A group of friends went to lunch. The bill, before sales tax and tip, was \$37.50 . A sales tax of 8% was added. The group then tipped 18% on the amount after the sales tax was added. What was the amount, in dollars, of the sales tax? What was the total
29. ## C++

Write a complete, working program that will do the following: Suppose you want to write a program to calculate the total cost of an item that has sales tax added. If a given item costs 14.97, and the tax rate is 6.7%, display the following information: a)
30. ## Math

Sales tax an item that cost \$3.00 + tax rate is 6%
31. ## Math

equivalent expressions that can be used to find the final price of an item costing g dollars that is on sale for 15% off and charged 7% sales tax.?
32. ## math

After sales tax is added the total cost of 58.00 dollars purchade is 61.48 dollars What is the sales tax rate on the purchase?
33. ## Math

Midtown Antiques collects 2% sales tax on all sales. If total sales including tax are \$1161.87 find the portion that is the tax amount.
34. ## Math

Midtown Antiques collects 4% sales tax on all sales. If total sales including tax are \$1058.30, find the portion that is the tax. Round your answer to the nearest cent. A)\$40.70 B)\$42.33 C)\$1017.60 D)\$30.70 E) none of the above
35. ## Math

Price of the item after a 23% increase with sales tax Price is \$129.00 Sales Tax is 5.75% Ms. Sue can you help me answer this question?
36. ## Math

please check my answer thanks :) The sales tax is 7% The purchase including sales tax is \$676.24 what was tha total amount of sales tax ? I got \$47.34
37. ## Mathmatics

Find the amount of sales tax and the total cost. Cost of item Tax Rate \$500 6% How do i do this problem?
38. ## Programming in Python

A customer in a store is purchasing five items. Design a program in python that asks for the price of each item, and then displays the subtotal of the sale, the amount of the sales tax , and the total. Assume the sales tax is 6 percent.
39. ## math

The amount of sales tax charged is proportional to the value of the item bought. If the tax on a \$110.00 item is \$8.50, what is the tax on a \$150.00 item? It will be (150/110) x \$8.50 150/110*8.50=11.59 \$11.59 is your answer
40. ## Sales tax

tom paid 695.5 for a tv when 7% sales tax was included in that price what was the price of the tv before the tax and how much sales tax did tom pay? You can set it up this way: 1.07x = 695.5 x = _______ That will tell you the price of the TV. The
41. ## math

you find a sales receipt from a store that shows the total price as \$40, and the total amount paid including sales tax as \$42. a. Write an equation you can use to find the sales tax rate r. b. Can you use r to find the percent for the sales tax?
42. ## math

an item originally costs 16.95 and is on sale for 22% off the original price. the sales tax is 6.5%.find the cost of the item. explain each step.
43. ## Compter programing Design

Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
44. ## computer science

Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
45. ## C#

Create an application that determines the total due including sales tax and shipping. Allow the user to input any number of item prices. Sales tax of 7% is charged against the total purchases. Shipping charges can be determined from the following chart.
46. ## math

Hannah had dinner at her favorite restaurant. If the sales rate is 4% and the sales tax on the meal came to \$1.25, what was the total cost of the meal, including sales tax and a 20% tip?
47. ## Math

your receipt shows that you paid \$82.83 for a shirt including sales tax. The sales tax rate is 9%. find the amount you paid in sales tax
48. ## math

Annie bought the items below and received a 25% discount off the regular price of each item. The sales tax in Annie's state is 6.5%.what is the total that Annie paid for these items,including sales tax? 45.99 dress 15.99 shirt 32.99 shoes
49. ## math

what will the sales tax of an item be when the price is \$101.40 and the tax rate is 6.5%
50. ## programming

Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
51. ## Sales Tax

A video games price was 90\$. The store offered 10% discount. How much did a costumer pay if there was a 8% sales tax on the selling price? 10% of \$90 = a (90 x .10) \$90 - a = b b x .08 = sales tax To add to what Writeacher said, Multiply b x 1.08 and that
52. ## Java Programming

I'm a beginner to Java and I need to know how to do the following: Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the

Sales tax is a tax calculated on ______________. the subtotal your income the total To find the total amount you are going to pay, you would _______________. multiply by the sum of one and the sales tax rate multiply by the sales tax rate 2.
54. ## math

What will the sales tax be when the item is \$172.00 and the tax rate is 11%
55. ## math

What is the sales tax of an item worth \$9.75 when the tax rate is 3%
56. ## math

What is the sales tax of an item worth \$9.75 when the tax rate is 3%
57. ## government(taxes)

I am looking for a list of California state taxes. So far this all I have: 1) Sales Tax 2) Trash tax 3) Electricity tax 4) State income tax 5) Gasoline tax 6) Property tax 7) Federal telephone excise tax 8) Excise tax 9) social security tax 10)
58. ## Math

Mary buys a leather coat costing 900 at 990 after paying the sales tax calculate the rate of sales tax charged on coat
59. ## math

Identify the base in the following application: The sales tax rate in a state is 7.5%. If you pay a tax of \$17.50 on an item that you purchase, what is its selling price?
60. ## math

cost of item plus 7% sales tax is 211.86. what is the cost of item?
61. ## Economics

Which of the following is usually the most regressive tax? A. Inheritance tax B. Income tax C. Property tax D. General sales tax E. Luxury tax
62. ## Math

What is the amount of sales tax owed on a \$39 jacket if the tax rate is 5%? \$1.85 \$1.90 \$(1.95) \$195.00 A flower arrangement was marked down 12.5%. If the flowers originally cost \$20, what is the amount of the discount? \$2.40 \$(2.50) \$2.05 \$17.50 Find the
63. ## math 115 #14

Identify the base in the following application: The sales tax rate in a state is 7.5%. If you pay a tax of \$8.00 on an item that you purchase, what is its selling price?
64. ## math

The sales tax rate in a state is 8%. If you pay a tax of \$2.50 on an item purchased, what is the selling price? Plaese identify the BASE in this problem.
65. ## Algebra

Amelia chose 3 CD's that each cost \$16. The sales tax on the three CD's is \$3.96. Write a direct variation equation relating sales tax to the price.
66. ## Math

A watch cost \$75.99. If the sales tax rate is 6.25%, what is the amount of sales tax? Please show work or the explanation you used!
67. ## math

Mr. Jaskson's lunch cost \$8.00 plus 8% sales tax. He tipped the server 15% of total bill after sales tax was added. How much did Mr. Jackson spend in all?
68. ## Math

A hotel manager found that his gross receipts for the day, including a 9% sales tax, were \$3927.27 . Find the amount of sales tax collected
69. ## Mathamatics

I need help figuring out these two math word porblem: 1) A sales tax of 6% of the cost of a car was added to the purchase price of \$29,500. a. how much was the sales tax? b. What is the total cost of the car, including sales tax? 2) During the packaging
70. ## Economics

David lives in Manhattan, where the combined state/local sales tax is 8.375 percent. David just purchased a digital camera that was priced at \$800. Determine the sales tax he paid by calculating 8.375 percent of \$800 (multiply by 0.08375). How much sales
71. ## math

. Estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs \$12.95 with a sales tax of 6%.
72. ## math

estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs \$12.99 with a sales tax of 6%
73. ## REALLY NEED HELP

Joyce is buying a pair of jeans for \$39.99. The jeans are on sale at a 20% discount and the sales tax is 7%. Write a function T(x) to represent the total cost of an item with 7% sales tax. Find the composite function (T of S)(x).Use the composition to find
74. ## help on math

Emily bought 3 shirts for \$12.50 each and a pair of shorts for \$20. She had a coupon for \$3 off her purchase, before sales tax. Sales tax is 6%. How much did Emily pay for the clothes after the coupon and sales tax? A \$54.50 B \$57.77 C \$60.50 D \$64.13

Emily bought 3 shirts for \$12.50 each and a pair of shorts for \$20. She had a coupon for \$3 off her purchase, before sales tax. Sales tax is 6%. How much did Emily pay for the clothes after the coupon and sales tax? A \$54.50 B \$57.77 C \$60.50 D \$64.13
76. ## math

how do I compute sales tax? \$1,367.85. sales tax rate is 5.75%. also, how do I add in city tax?
77. ## Math

Hi, I am doing my summer assignment and I do not understand a problem. The question is about a girl who bought 4 shirts and 2 pairs of pants. The total cost of the shirts was \$60.00. The total cost of the pants was \$70.00. The total cost of the pants and
78. ## Computer Programming Design

Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent (.04) and the county tax is 2 percent (.02). The program should display the amount
79. ## math

Joyce is buying a pair of jeans for \$39.99. The jeans are on sale at a 20% discount and the sales tax is 7%. Write a function T(x) to represent the total cost of an item with 7% sales tax. Find the composite function (T of S)(x).Use the composition to find
80. ## Economics

Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut
81. ## Economics

Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut
82. ## Math

Pat must pay a 6 percent state sales tax and a 2 percent city sales tax on school supplies. If the price of the supplies tax before taxes is \$30.00, what is the total amount tha Pat must pay In Sales tax? A \$0.25 B \$0.90 C \$1.80 D \$2.40 E \$2.60
83. ## Pre-Calculus

3. Joyce is buying a pair of jeans for \$39.99. The jeans are on sale at a 20% discount and the sales tax is 7%. Write a function T(x) to represent the total cost of an item with 7% sales tax. Find the composite function (T of S)(x).Use the composition to
84. ## sales tax

swaetshirts are on sale for 26 dollars and are 15% off. what is the sales price before tax
85. ## math

If the price of an item, after adding the 7.6% sales tax, is \$53.80, what is the price of the item, before tax?
86. ## pseudocode app

Write the pseudocode for an application that allows a user to enter the price of an item and computes 8 percent sales tax on the item and prints out for the user the original price and the tax but not the total.
87. ## algebra

A woman owns a small, cash-only business in a state that requires her to charge 5% sales tax on each item she sells. At the beginning of the day, she has \$200 in the cash register. At the end of the day, she has \$1,103 in the register. How much money
88. ## math

i purchased an item for \$10.86 and the sales tax was 8.625%. What was the cost before taxes?
89. ## algebra 2

a store is offering a discount of 30% on a suit. There is a sales tax of 6%. A) using a composition of function, represent this situatio in which the discount is taken before the sales tax is applied. B) using a composition of functions represent the
90. ## algebra 2

can you answer this question? a store is offering a discount of 30% on a suit. There is a sales tax of 6%. A) using a composition of function, represent this situatio in which the discount is taken before the sales tax is applied. B) using a composition of
91. ## math

heather is bying a t shirt for 8 dollars. sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. how much will heather pay in sales tax on her purchase?
92. ## math

tom bought a computer for 15% off from the list price of p dollars. if the sales tax was 8%, how much did he pay for the computer including sales tax?
93. ## Math

A woman owns a small, cash-only business in a state that requires her to charge 6% sales tax on each item she sells. At the beginning of the day, she has \$290 in the cash register. At the end of the day, she has \$1200 in the register. How much money should
94. ## math ( CHECK MY WORK)

1. on 3 tests, a student scored a total of 258 points. if the student improved his performance on each test by 5 points, what was the score on each test a. 81,86,91 b. 80,85,90 c. 75,80,85 d. 70,75,80 is the correct answer A. 2. an item costs x dollars.
95. ## math

If the tax on an item is \$16 and jerry wanted to buy two how much would the two items cost without the tax? Hint: Tax is 20% of the cost of the item.
96. ## Computers

Draw the flowchart or pseudocode for an application that allows a user to enter the price of an item and computes 8 percent sales tax on the item.
97. ## Math

1)A bakery can sell muffins for \$1 each. If it costs the bakery \$5 to make 20 muffins, what percent of the money made from muffins sales is profit? 2) A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate
98. ## math

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of \$85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is \$0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and
99. ## math

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of \$85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is \$0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and
100. ## math

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of \$85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is \$0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and