An item costs $330 before tax, and the sales tax is $19.80 Find the sales tax rate. Write your answer as a percentage

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An item costs $330 before tax, and the sales tax is $19.80

Find the sales tax rate. Write your answer as a percentage

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Lydia 2 weeks 2022-01-10T11:01:37+00:00 1 Answer 0 views 0

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    2022-01-10T11:03:11+00:00

    Answer:

    5. 66%

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Sales tax = $19.80

    Cost of item before sales tax = $330

    Cost of item after sales tax = 19.80+19.80 + 19.80+330

    = $349.80

    Sales tax rate

    19.80349.80×100%5.66%\begin{lgathered}\frac{19.80}{349.80} \times 100\% \\ 5.66\%\end{lgathered}

    349.80

    19.80

    ×100%

    5.66%

    So rate of sales tax is 5.66%

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