Mathematics
Bugs15
2015-11-05 05:37:54
Lauren wants to buys 3 shirts at $15.00 each. At home , she calculates the total cost as $46.20 , using the sales tax rate of 8% . At the store , the cashier tells Lauren the total cost is $48.60 . Who is wrong and waht mistake did he or she make ?
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coolguy21
2015-11-05 05:43:39

3 shirts would be 45 dollars. and the tax is 8 percent of that so 3.6.  so the total price would be 48.60 dollars, the cashier is correct

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