# Monica paid sales tax of 1.50 when she bought a new bike helmet.If the rate was 5%,how much did the store charge for the helmet before tax.

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1. ## 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

2. ## 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?

3. ## Math 6A

1. What is the amount of sales tax owed on a \$6 book if the tax rate is 5%? A) \$0.03 B) \$0.30 C) \$3.00 D) \$0.12 My answer is D. 2. What is the amount of sales tax owed on a \$540 television if the tax rate is 7.5%? A) \$450.00 B) \$40.05 C) \$40.50 D) \$37.80

4. ## math

The sales tax rate is 7.4% a. Find the tax paid for a pair of shoes with a list price of \$93. b. What is the total cost of the pair of shoes? A. \$6.88; \$99.88 B. \$6.88; \$93.68 C. \$0.69; \$99.88 D. \$0.69; \$93.68 I have no Idea, Please help!

5. ## Math correct me

5.The sales tax rate 6.3%. a. find the tax paid for a pair of earrings with a list price of \$77 b. what is the total cost of the pair of earrings? \$4.85;\$77.79 \$4.85;\$81.85 ••• \$0.49;\$77.49 \$0.49;\$81.85

6. ## algebra

The price of a pair of shoes is \$63.20. The sales tax rate is 4.5 percent. How much sales tax would you pay if you bought these shoes?

7. ## math

A jewelry store in Lanberry bought a gold ring for \$550 and marked it up 50% from the original cost. Later on, Beth purchased the gold ring and paid Lanberry sales tax of 8%. How much, including tax, did she pay for the gold ring?

8. ## 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 which is r. what is the equation so I tried all things I could think

the sales tax rate is 6.9% A: find the tax paid for a pair of boots with a list price of \$128 B: what is the total cost of the boots PLZ HELP VERY URGENT AND IM SUPER STUMPED!!!!!!!

10. ## Math

Monica paid sales tax of \$1.50 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax was 5% how much did the store charge for the helmet before tax?

11. ## Math

Jenny bought scrapbook supplies for \$70.75. She paid \$5.66 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

12. ## MATH

A store bought a hand-crafted toy chest at a cost of \$921.60 and marked it up 115%. Sebastian bought it and paid 2% sales tax. What was his total cost?

13. ## math

A mountain bike is priced at \$413. If the sales tax is 6.5 percent, what is the cost to purchase the mountain bike? Round to the nearest cent if necessary.

14. ## Math

Suppose that the local sales tax rate is 3% and you purchase a car for 27,700, how much tax is paid

15. ## pre algebra

molly paid 8% in sales tax on her holophone,a phone that shows the person you're talking to in 3D. if molly paid \$416 in sales tax on the phone, what was its pre-tax price?

16. ## math

Monica paid sales tax of 1.50 when she bought a new bike helmet.If the rate was 5%,how much did the store charge for the helmet before tax.

17. ## math

A store in Hampton bought a leather chair for \$494.47 and marked it up 100% from the original cost. Later on, Sally purchased the leather chair and paid Hampton sales tax of 5.5%. How much, including tax, did she pay for the leather chair?

18. ## Math

The sales tax is ​\$46 on the purchase of a dining room set for ​\$920. Find the sales tax rate.

19. ## 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

20. ## Math

A pack of cinnamon-scented pencils sells for \$6.00. What is the sales tax rate if the total cost of the pencils is \$6.48? The sales tax rate is %.

21. ## math

Jim bought a pair of shoes for \$50 and laces for \$1. If the sales tax is 7%, how much tax must he pay?

22. ## Math

Jenny bought scrapbook supplies for \$70.75. She paid \$5.66 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

23. ## Math

Sue bought a new dress while on holiday in the USA. The sales tax was 8%. If she was paid \$6.40 tax, and if she was charged 15% duty on the original purchase (before tax), how much did she pay in all?

24. ## Math

Cora's Bike Shop charges \$16 per hour to rent a bicycle and a helmet. Dave's Bike Shop charges \$11 per hour for the bike and a flat fee of \$5 for the helmet rental. For what number of hours are the total charges at both bike shops the same?

25. ## 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

26. ## math

A mountain bike is priced at \$413. If the sales tax is 6.5 percent, what is the cost to purchase the mountain bike? Round to the nearest cent if necessary.

27. ## mathematics

Jenny bought scrapbooking supplies for \$156.50. She paid \$10.17 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies?

28. ## mathematics

I need this now In Pennsylvania, state sales tax is used to pay for services provided by the state. The sales tax rates vary by city and county. In Warren County the sales tax rate is 6%; in Allegheny County, the sales tax rate is 7%; and in Philadelphia

29. ## 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?

30. ## mathematics

the price of a new car is 29,990. If the sales tax rate is 6.5%, then how much sales tax is being charged? what is the total cost for the car including tax?

31. ## Math

Carla bought a digital camera that cost \$91.98. She also bought 2 identical memory cards and a camera case. The camera cost 6 times as much as the case. She paid \$127.35, including sales tax of \$6.06. What was the cost of each memory card?

32. ## 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

33. ## mathematics

Monica paid sales tax of \$2.40 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax rate was 6%, how much did the store charge for the bike helmet before tax?

34. ## math

Monica paid sales tax of \$1.80 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax rate was 9%, how much did the store charge for the bike helmet before tax?

35. ## 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?

36. ## math

robert bought a used car for \$1,500.00 if the sales tax is 5% what is the total that he paid?

37. ## 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

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the sales tax rate in a certain state is 5% find the total price paid for a apair of shoes that cost \$47

39. ## Math

Seven and one half percent is equivalent to the decimal number 0.075. If the sales tax rate is 7.50 what is the sales tax on a \$10.00 purchase?

40. ## Math

Lydia pays \$3 sales tax on a \$50 purchase. Find the sales tax rate in her state.

41. ## math

Jenny bought scrapbooking supplies for \$123.00. She paid \$8.61 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

42. ## economics

income total spending \$10,000 \$10,000 20,000 18,000 50,000 35,000 100,000 60,000 If a sales tax of ten percent is levied on all purchases, calculate A. amoust of sales tax paid at each income level and B. the fraction f income paid in taxes at each income

43. ## 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.

44. ## accounting

Do these in a journal entries form and illustrate it:1. August 7. Bought supplies in account from Long Music Supplies, \$ 2720.00. August 7. Received cash from sales \$400.00. August 11. Paid cash on account to Caroline office supplies \$250.00. August 11.

45. ## Math

Monica paid sales tax of \$1.20 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax rate was 6%, how much did the store charge for the bike helmet before tax?

46. ## Math

monica paid sales tax of 3.50 when she bought a new bike helmet if the sales tax was 7% how much did the store charge for the bike helmet before tax

47. ## 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.

48. ## Math1

Reuben bought a ski helmet from an online sports store. The helmet was shipped to his home in Stirling, Alberta from Provo. Utah. The list price of the helmet was \$165.00 US. On the day Reuben purchased the helmet, the currency exchange rate was \$1 US=

49. ## math

mike went to the bakery and bought eatable worth 25\$, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. if the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free items?

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

51. ## Maths

A man paid rs 315 towards a stereotype . a sales tax of 5% was also charged on original price of stereo system. The amount paid by him as tax is ????

52. ## 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

53. ## math

Mrs. Page bought a new singing outfit. After 7.5% sales tax, she paid \$32.25. What was the original price of the outfit?

54. ## math

zoomer bix plans to but a microcomputer that costs \$690, excluding sales tax. if the sales tax rate is 5 1/2% how much tax will zoomer have to pay

55. ## math

Anna bought a camera that was 20% off the regular price of \$1,080. If an 8% sales tax was added to the cost of the camera, what was the total price she paid for it?

56. ## Math

Jim bought a pair of shoes for \$50 and laces for \$1. If the sales tax is 7%, how much tax must he pay?

57. ## algebra

jim bought a pair of shoes for \$50 and laces for \$1. if the sales tax is \$7, how much tax must he pay?

58. ## 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

59. ## 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 ***

60. ## Mathematics

A shopkeeper buys an article at a discount of 30% and pays sales tax at the rate of 6%. The shopkeeper sells the article to a customer at 6% . The shopkeeprer sells the article to a customer at 10% discount on the list price and charges sales tax at the

61. ## Maths

A shopkeeper buys an article at a discount of 30% and pays sales tax at the rate of 6%. The shopkeeper sells the article to a customer at 6% . The shopkeeprer sells the article to a customer at 10% discount on the list price and charges sales tax at the

62. ## Math

Charlie paid for his purchases with a \$50.00 bill. He paid \$2.34 sales tax on his purchases and received \$8.70 in change. If Charlie bought 8 items what is the average cost of one item without tax?

63. ## math

alisha goes to a supermarket and bought things worth rs 60 out of which 40Ps went on sales tax.if tax rate is 10% then what was cost of tax free items?

64. ## Math

Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth \$25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable perchases.if the tax rate was 6% ,then what was the cost of the tax free items?

65. ## Gedeon

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.

66. ## 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. Write an equation you can use to find the sales tax rate r.

67. ## 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

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.

69. ## 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

70. ## 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

Amy bought a computer for a total of \$676.24 In the state where she lives the sales tax is 7% What is the amount of her sales tax ? I got \$44.24

72. ## dove elem

jill bought a coat for \$500 dollars the sale tax rate was 7% . what is the total cost of the coat including sales tax

73. ## 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

74. ## Math

If Sam paid 109% of the price, then the sales tax rate was what %?

75. ## Math

Luke bought some thing at the store. He paid \$5.98 for a pizza, \$3.75 for a case of soda \$2.50 for a box of brownie mix and \$1.01 in sales tax. What information is needed to find Lukes correct change?

76. ## income tax

In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South

77. ## Math

A set of trading cards sells for \$12.00. After sales tax, it costs \$12.60. what is the sales tax rate? Do I divide to get this answer? Please help.

78. ## financial algebra

how much sales tax will justin pay in a computer priced at 1,723.42 if the sales tax rate is 9.25 percent

79. ## 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!

80. ## physiscs

maria is walking to the hairdresser's at 1.3 m/s when she glances at her watch and realizes that she is going to be late for her appointment. Monica gradually quickens her pace at a rate of 0.090 m/s2. a) What is Monica's speed after 10.0 s? b) At this

81. ## math

Sharon wants to buy a bike helmet that costs \$21. She already has \$9 saved. She plans to sell lemonade to earn enough money to buy the bike helmet. For each cup of lemonade she sells, she makes a profit of \$0.20. Explain how to determine how many cups of

82. ## math

alisha goes to a supermarket and bought things worth rs 60 out of which 40Ps went on sales tax.if tax rate is 10% then what was cost of tax free items? (55.60)

83. ## Math

Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth \$ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?

84. ## Math

Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth \$ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?

85. ## 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

86. ## math

a man bought a number of items at a bakery totalling \$10.20 ,if the sales tax was \$0.51 what is the tax rate?

87. ## math

jenny bought scrapbooking supplies for 123.00 she paid 8.61 in sales tax

88. ## Math

Dr. Michael Lewis bought a bike that cost \$455 plus 7 1/2 percent sales tax. Find the final cost

89. ## math

A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate is raised, how much more will you pay in sales tax on \$500?

90. ## Wilton Manor Elm

Along with the flowers, Samantha bought 4 packages of glass beads and 2 vases. The vases cost \$3.59 each and the total sales tax was \$1.34. The total amount she paid was \$28.50, including sales tax. Explaing a stratehy you would use to find the cost of 1

91. ## tax

In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South

92. ## 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

93. ## math

sales tax rate of 5%, what is the total cost if paid 456.60/

94. ## Math

Luke bought some things at the store. He paid \$5.98 for a pizza, \$3.75 for a case of dr.pepper, \$2.50 for a box of brownie mix. And \$1.01 in sales tax. What information is needed to find Lukes correct change?

95. ## math

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

96. ## MATH

Ted bought four chairs for \$22 each, a pinic table for \$212, and an umbrella for \$85. If the sales tax rate is 6%, what was his tatol bill?

97. ## 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!

98. ## finance

The corporation earns \$3 per share before taxes. once it has paid taxes,it will distribute the rest of its earnings to you as a dividend.The corporate tax rate is 35%,and the personal tax rate on income is 20%. How much is left for you after all taxes are

99. ## Math

Candy purchased the following items. •2 shirts that cost \$15.00 each •1jacket that cost \$28.00 she paid 4.5% sales tax on her purchase what was the total amount spent on this purchase including sales tax \$55.39 \$58.00 \$60.61•• \$44.94 Correct me

100. ## math

john bought a new mac laptop for 520.99 with 15% sales tax. what was the original price and tax?