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. $58.53 D. $51.38

  2.   If a jacket is on sale for 30% off the regular price of $65.49, how much is the discount?
    A. $45.85 B. $30.00
    C. $19.65 D. $21.83

  3.   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. 50% B. 25%
    C. 67% D. 33%

  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. $35.84 B. $40.27
    C. $23.75 D. $60.79

  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% B. 6.50%
    C. 7.25% D. 6.75%

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