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Asked May 15, 2019
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Suppose that the local sales tax rate is 6% and you purchase a car for $29,100.
a. How much tax is paid?
b. What is the car's total cost?
a. The amount of tax paid is $
b. The total cost is
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Suppose that the local sales tax rate is 6% and you purchase a car for $29,100. a. How much tax is paid? b. What is the car's total cost? a. The amount of tax paid is $ b. The total cost is

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Step 1

Given

The sales tax is 6% of the price of the car.

The price of the car is $29,100.

Step 2

Calculation:

a)

Compute the 6% of 29,100 as follows.

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Step 3

b)

The total cost of the car is computed as follows.

The total cost of the car includes the amoun...

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