

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. 
$3.58 


C. 
$58.53 
D. 
$58.78 


Hint 


2. 
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. 
$40.27 
D. 
$35.84 


Hint 


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. 
$3.74 
B. 
$2.40 


C. 
$2.77 
D. 
$2.75 


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. 
85% 
B. 
18% 


C. 
15% 
D. 
70% 


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. 
7% 


C. 
6.50% 
D. 
6.75% 


Hint 


