Lesson: Percent Word Problems: Sales Tax and Discount
In this lesson, we will learn how to solve real-life problems involving sales tax and percentage discounts, with decimals and integers.
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Worksheet: 23 Questions • 3 Videos
A microwave oven costs $220, not including the sales tax, and a shop in South Dakota has a microwave on sale for off. If the sales tax is calculated after the discount, what is the cost of the microwave?
|State||Maine||North Virginia||South Dakota|
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A shoe store is having a sale in which all items are discounted . Sherif paid $39, tax included, for a pair of sneakers. If the sales tax rate is , how much did the pair of sneakers originally cost?
Which of the following is the nearest amount to the sales tax Fares would pay for a TV that costs $478, given that the sales tax rate is ?