Question

Melissa wants to buy a new pair of shoes that have an original price of $45. Melissa has a coupon for 20 percent off to use on them, which amounts to a discount of$9. If sales tax is 9 percent on the final price of the shoes, how much tax will she need to pay?
$3.24$4.05
$4.86$4.95

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1. Euphemia
Answer:
$3.24 Step-by-step explanation: First, we subtract the$9 from the $45, so that equals$36
9% of the 36% is added to the final price as tax
36 x 0.09 = 3.24

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2. Euphemia
Answer:
45-9=36
what we could do is first find out how much 1% is, 36÷1=0.36.
so 0.34×9=3.24
the final answer is 3.24

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