Chapter 18.I, Problem 3RE

BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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 |
|||||

3. | Mouse pad | $4.88 |

To determine

**To calculate:** The sales tax and total purchase price of Mouse pad when the selling price is $4.88.

Explanation

**Given Information:**

The selling price of Mouse pad is $4.88.

**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:

**Calculation:**

Consider the provided selling price of Mouse pad is $4.88.

From the table Exhibit 18-1 given in the book, price of Mouse pad, $4

Sect-18.I P-1TIESect-18.I P-2TIESect-18.I P-3TIESect-18.I P-4TIESect-18.I P-1RESect-18.I P-2RESect-18.I P-3RESect-18.I P-4RESect-18.I P-5RESect-18.I P-6RE

Sect-18.I P-7RESect-18.I P-8RESect-18.I P-9RESect-18.I P-10RESect-18.I P-11RESect-18.I P-12RESect-18.I P-13RESect-18.I P-14RESect-18.I P-15RESect-18.I P-16RESect-18.I P-17RESect-18.I P-18RESect-18.I P-19RESect-18.II P-5TIESect-18.II P-6TIESect-18.II P-7TIESect-18.II P-8TIESect-18.II P-9TIESect-18.II P-1RESect-18.II P-2RESect-18.II P-3RESect-18.II P-4RESect-18.II P-5RESect-18.II P-6RESect-18.II P-7RESect-18.II P-8RESect-18.II P-9RESect-18.II P-10RESect-18.II P-11RESect-18.II P-12RESect-18.II P-13RESect-18.II P-14RESect-18.II P-15RESect-18.II P-16RESect-18.II P-17RESect-18.II P-18RESect-18.II P-19RESect-18.II P-20RESect-18.III P-10TIESect-18.III P-11TIESect-18.III P-12TIESect-18.III P-13TIESect-18.III P-14TIESect-18.III P-1RESect-18.III P-2RESect-18.III P-3RESect-18.III P-4RESect-18.III P-5RESect-18.III P-6RESect-18.III P-7RESect-18.III P-8RESect-18.III P-9RESect-18.III P-10RESect-18.III P-11RESect-18.III P-12RESect-18.III P-13RESect-18.III P-14RESect-18.III P-15RESect-18.III P-16RESect-18.III P-17RESect-18.III P-18RESect-18.III P-19RESect-18.III P-20RESect-18.III P-21RESect-18.III P-22RESect-18.III P-23RESect-18.III P-24RESect-18.III P-25RESect-18.III P-26RESect-18.III P-27RESect-18.III P-28RESect-18.III P-29RESect-18.III P-30RECh-18 P-1CRCh-18 P-2CRCh-18 P-3CRCh-18 P-4CRCh-18 P-5CRCh-18 P-6CRCh-18 P-7CRCh-18 P-8CRCh-18 P-9CRCh-18 P-10CRCh-18 P-11CRCh-18 P-12CRCh-18 P-13CRCh-18 P-14CRCh-18 P-1ATCh-18 P-2ATCh-18 P-3ATCh-18 P-4ATCh-18 P-5ATCh-18 P-6ATCh-18 P-7ATCh-18 P-8ATCh-18 P-9ATCh-18 P-10ATCh-18 P-11ATCh-18 P-12ATCh-18 P-13ATCh-18 P-14ATCh-18 P-15ATCh-18 P-16ATCh-18 P-17ATCh-18 P-18ATCh-18 P-19ATCh-18 P-20ATCh-18 P-21ATCh-18 P-22ATCh-18 P-23ATCh-18 P-24ATCh-18 P-25ATCh-18 P-26ATCh-18 P-27ATCh-18 P-28ATCh-18 P-29ATCh-18 P-30AT

Understanding Basic Statistics

Elementary Technical Mathematics

Finite Mathematics

Multivariable Calculus

Calculus: Early Transcendentals

Mathematical Applications for the Management, Life, and Social Sciences

Single Variable Calculus

Calculus: An Applied Approach (MindTap Course List)

Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Volume I

Finite Mathematics and Applied Calculus (MindTap Course List)

Essentials of Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Intermediate Algebra

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

Essentials Of Statistics

Mathematical Excursions (MindTap Course List)

Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions

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

Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences

Calculus (MindTap Course List)

Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (Standalone Book)

Applied Calculus

Trigonometry (MindTap Course List)

Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals

Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions (MindTap Course List)

Calculus of a Single Variable

Elements Of Modern Algebra

Study Guide for Stewart's Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 8th

Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences

Study Guide for Stewart's Multivariable Calculus, 8th

Elementary Geometry for College Students

Statistics for Business & Economics, Revised (MindTap Course List)

Mathematics For Machine Technology

Introduction To Statistics And Data Analysis

College Algebra (MindTap Course List)

STATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXT

Mathematics: A Practical Odyssey

Calculus (MindTap Course List)

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)