Chapter 6: Cash Purchases
 1. Toby Decker bought a DVD player for \$219.99. What is the sales tax if Decker lives in Macon, Georgia, where the state tax is 4 percent and the county tax is 4 percent?
 a. \$237.59 b. \$228.79 c. \$17.60 d. \$8.80
 2. A store in Melrose, Massachusetts advertised a 35-mm camera for \$259.99 and a wide-angle lens for \$89.99. What is the total purchase price if the combined state and city sales tax rate is 6 percent?
 a. \$21.00 b. \$275.59 c. \$349.98 d. \$370.98
 3. Joseph Bettino purchased an 11.5-ounce box of cereal for \$2.99. What is the unit price of the cereal?
 a. \$0.026 per ounce b. \$0.26 per ounce c. \$0.385 per ounce d. \$3.85 per ounce
 4. Jars of apple sauce are sold in four sizes. The price of a 12-ounce jar is \$1.99. The price of a 24-ounce jar is \$2.49. The price of a 28-ounce jar is \$2.79. The price of a 32-ounce jar is \$2.99. Based on price alone, which jar is the best buy?
 a. 12-ounce jar b. 24-ounce jar c. 28-ounce jar d. 32-ounce jar
 5. Warren Reynolds purchased a snowblower for \$999.99. The store gave him a manufacturer's rebate for \$75.00 to mail in. What is the final price of the snowblower?
 a. \$75.00 b. \$924.99 c. \$999.00 d. \$1,074.99
 6. Jeanne Connors purchased a digital camera at a sale price of \$175.99. The regular selling price is \$219.99. What was the markdown?
 a. \$20.00 b. \$44.00 c. \$56.00 d. \$395.98
 7. Francine Jerrold has a 25 percent off coupon and is purchasing a graphing calculator that has a regular price of \$119.99. What is the sale price of the graphing calculator?
 a. \$89.99 b. \$94.99 c. \$99.99 d. \$149.99
 8. Sophie Housmann bought a used car for \$4,500. What is the sales tax if she lives in Gaithersburg, Maryland, where the sales tax rate is 5 percent?
 a. \$2.25 b. \$22.50 c. \$225.00 d. \$2,250.00
 9. Ivy Glassman purchases a watch for \$79.99. The sales tax rate is 5 percent. What is the total purchase price?
 a. \$4.00 b. \$75.99 c. \$83.99 d. \$84.99
 10. Jose Martinez wants to purchase a lawn mower that regularly sells for \$399.99. This week the lawn mower is on sale for 20 percent off. What is the sale price?
 a. \$719.99 b. \$479.99 c. \$379.99 d. \$319.99