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. $58.53
    C. $51.38 D. $58.78
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  2.   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
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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. $2.40 B. $2.77
    C. $3.74 D. $2.75
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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. 70% B. 15%
    C. 85% D. 18%
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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. 7.25% B. 7%
    C. 6.75% D. 6.50%
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