

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 


Hint 


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. 
$21.83 
D. 
$45.85 


Hint 


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. 
67% 
B. 
25% 


C. 
50% 
D. 
33% 


Hint 


4. 
Find the sales tax for three CDs, if each CD is $14.29 and the sales tax is 7.25%. 


A. 
$3.86 
B. 
$3.11 


C. 
$3.08 
D. 
$3.34 


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 


