

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. 
$58.78 
B. 
$51.38 


C. 
$3.58 
D. 
$58.53 


Hint 


2. 
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. 
$2.77 
B. 
$2.40 


C. 
$2.75 
D. 
$3.74 


Hint 


3. 
You want to buy one DVD for $24.99 and another for $19.99. What is the total price of both DVD's plus tax if sales tax is 6.75%? 


A. 
$46.48 
B. 
$48.02 


C. 
$47.85 
D. 
$46.18 


Hint 


4. 
Elvia can get a $10.28 discount on a $68.53 purchase at a certain department store because she works there. What percent discount does she get? 


A. 
70% 
B. 
18% 


C. 
85% 
D. 
15% 


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. 
7.25% 
B. 
6.50% 


C. 
6.75% 
D. 
7% 


Hint 


