

1. 
How much would a bicycle cost if it were marked down 15% from its original price of $289? 


A. 
$245.65 
B. 
$340.00 


C. 
$43.35 
D. 
$332.35 


Hint 


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. 
$58.53 
B. 
$51.38 


C. 
$3.58 
D. 
$58.78 


Hint 


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


A. 
$3.34 
B. 
$3.11 


C. 
$3.86 
D. 
$3.08 


Hint 


4. 
If a sweater costs $37.99, and the sales tax in the area is 6.0%, what is the total price of the sweater? 


A. 
$23.75 
B. 
$60.79 


C. 
$35.84 
D. 
$40.27 


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. 
6.50% 
B. 
7.25% 


C. 
6.75% 
D. 
7% 


Hint 


