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. $3.58 B. $58.78
    C. $51.38 D. $58.53
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  2.   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. 50% D. 33%
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  3.   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
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  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. 15% B. 18%
    C. 85% D. 70%
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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. 6.75% B. 7.25%
    C. 6.50% D. 7%
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