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. $3.58
    C. $51.38 D. $58.53
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  2.   If a jacket is on sale for 30% off the regular price of $65.49, how much is the discount?
    A. $30.00 B. $19.65
    C. $45.85 D. $21.83
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  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
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  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. $40.27 D. $35.84
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  5.   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. 85%
    C. 70% D. 18%
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