Mathematics
YEEYEE
2015-11-09 00:15:48
Myra bought a pair of jeans that cost $55. The sales tax rate is 10 percent. What is the total amount she paid for the jeans?
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jf2516
2015-11-09 04:01:49

60.5 because 10 percent of 55 is 5.5, so 55 plus 5.5 is 60.5

fennyparadina
2015-11-09 04:03:04

Ok so if the jeans cost $55 and the sales tax is 10% then you just have to multiply 55 by .10 to get 5.5 and then add that to the original cost which will give you $60.50 I hope I helped, feel free to ask questions and have a nice day! =D

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