1.   How much would a bicycle cost if it were marked down 15% from its original price of $289?
    A. $245.65 B. $43.35
    C. $340.00 D. $332.35
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  2.   An electronics store has portable CD players on sale for $54.95. If the local sales tax is 6.5%, what is the total cost of a CD player?
    A. $51.38 B. $58.53
    C. $58.78 D. $3.58
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  3.   A computer manufacturer offers a $400 rebate when you purchase one of its computers and sign up for an Internet account with them. If you buy a computer for $1199 and sign up for Internet access, what is the percent of the discount you receive?
    A. 67% B. 25%
    C. 33% D. 50%
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  4.   A certain container of mouthwash usually costs $2.99 at a store. If it is on sale for 20% off, how much does the mouthwash cost now?
    A. $3.74 B. $2.40
    C. $2.77 D. $2.75
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  5.   If a stereo is sold for $59.99, and Karen pays $64.19 for it when she checks out, what is the sales tax in the area?
    A. 6.50% B. 7.25%
    C. 6.75% D. 7%
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