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# To attend the Barnaby Dance, Sarah must buy new shoes for \$47, a new e

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05 Jan 2018, 00:33
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To attend the Barnaby Dance, Sarah must buy new shoes for \$47, a new earrings for \$16, and a ticket to the dance for \$25. If there will be an 8% tax on the shoes & earrings, what is the total amount Sarah must pay?

\$82.96
\$85.64
\$88.48
\$90.56
\$93.04
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05 Jan 2018, 00:53
chesstitans wrote:
To attend the Barnaby Dance, Sarah must buy new shoes for \$47, a new earrings for \$16, and a ticket to the dance for \$25. If there will be an 8% tax on the shoes & earrings, what is the total amount Sarah must pay?

\$82.96
\$85.64
\$88.48
\$90.56
\$93.04

(47 + 16)*1.08 + 25 = 63*1.08 + 25 = ~70 + 25 = ~95.

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05 Jan 2018, 01:02
= (1.08 (47+16)) + 25
Re: To attend the Barnaby Dance, Sarah must buy new shoes for \$47, a new e   [#permalink] 05 Jan 2018, 01:02
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