   Chapter 18.I, Problem 1RE ### Contemporary Mathematics for Busin...

8th Edition
Robert Brechner + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305585447

#### Solutions

Chapter
Section ### Contemporary Mathematics for Busin...

8th Edition
Robert Brechner + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305585447
Textbook Problem

# Use Exhibit 18-1 to determine the sales tax and calculate the total purchase price for the following items. Selling Sales Total Item Price Tax Purchase Price 1. Music CD $8.95$.59 $9.54 To determine To calculate: The sales tax and total purchase price of Music CD when the selling price is$8.95.

Explanation

Given Information:

The selling price of Music CD is $8.95. Formula used: The steps to determine sales tax due on an item by using sales tax tables are as follows: Step 1: Find the taxable retail price from the Amount of Sale column. Step 2: Find the amount of tax due in the Tax column by scanning to the right. The total purchase price is: Total purchase price=Selling price+Sales tax+Other charges Calculation: Consider the provided selling price of Music CD is$8.95.

From the table Exhibit 18-1 given in the book, price of Music CD, \$8

### Still sussing out bartleby?

Check out a sample textbook solution.

See a sample solution

#### The Solution to Your Study Problems

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

Get Started

#### Convert the expressions in Exercises 8596 radical form. 32x1/4

Finite Mathematics and Applied Calculus (MindTap Course List)

#### let f(x) = x 1, g(x) = x+1, and h(x) = 2x3 1. Find the rule for each function. 11. fg

Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences: A Brief Approach

#### Multiply. (sin+4)(sin+3)

Trigonometry (MindTap Course List)

#### Find the effective rate corresponding to 438%/year compounded quarterly.

Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences 