

1. 
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. 
$58.78 


C. 
$3.58 
D. 
$58.53 


Hint 


2. 
If a jacket is on sale for 30% off the regular price of $65.49, how much is the discount? 


A. 
$19.65 
B. 
$30.00 


C. 
$21.83 
D. 
$45.85 


Hint 


3. 
Find the sales tax for three CDs, if each CD is $14.29 and the sales tax is 7.25%. 


A. 
$3.11 
B. 
$3.08 


C. 
$3.86 
D. 
$3.34 


Hint 


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. 
$2.75 
D. 
$2.77 


Hint 


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. 
7% 
B. 
7.25% 


C. 
6.75% 
D. 
6.50% 


Hint 


