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Question : What is the sales tax on a painting priced at $140 if the sales tax rate is 8.1% : 2151536

**MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.**

**Solve.**

1) What is the sales tax on a painting priced at $140 if the sales tax rate is 8.1%?

A) $0.81

B) $151.34

C) $11.34

D) $113.40

2) A coat has a purchase price of $34. If the sales tax on this purchase is $2.72, find the sales tax rate.

A) 0.08%

B) 0.074%

C) 0.92%

D) 8%

3) The sales tax on the purchase of a truck is $2334.42. If the tax rate is 8.1%, find the purchase price of the truck.

A) $31,154.42

B) $23,344.20

C) $28,820.00

D) $672,779.84

4) A stove sells for $1128. If the sales tax rate is 6.9%, what is the total price?

A) $1906.32

B) $778.32

C) $1205.83

D) $77.83

5) A radio costs $69 and a set of headphones costs $35. What is the total price for purchasing these items if the sales tax rate is 9.5%?

A) $9.88

B) $104.00

C) $113.88

D) $202.80

6) A sales representative is paid a commission rate of 3.8%. Find her commission if she sold $106,040 worth of goods last month.

A) $2790.53

B) $110,069.52

C) $27,905.26

D) $4029.52

7) How much commission will an agent make on the sale of a $368,600 house if she receives 1.1% of the selling price?

A) $405.46

B) $3350.91

C) $4054.60

D) $33,509.09

8) A real estate agent earned $3840 for selling a property. If her commission rate is 4%, find the selling price of the property.

A) $96,000

B) $960,000

C) $959,998

D) $97,000

9) A salesperson earned a commission of $7826 for selling $55,900 worth of office supplies to various stores. Find the commission rate.

A) 0.7%

B) 1.4%

C) 7.1%

D) 14%

10) A house sold for $171,000 and the real estate agent earned a commission of $3591. Find the commission rate.

A) 47.6%

B) 0.2%

C) 4.8%

D) 2.1%

11) A house recently sold for $168,390. The commission rate on the sale is 5%. If a real estate agent is to receive 80% of the commission, find the amount received by the agent.

A) $6735.60

B) $67.36

C) $67,356.00

D) $673.56

12) Find the amount of discount when the original price is $92.00 and the discount rate is 15%.

A) $90.62

B) $78.20

C) $13.80

D) $1.38

13) Find the amount of discount when the original price is $64.00 and the discount rate is 60%.

A) $25.60

B) $60.16

C) $38.40

D) $3.84

14) Find the amount of discount when the original price is $49,900.00 and the discount rate is 20%.

A) $39,920.00

B) $48,902.00

C) $9980.00

D) $998.00

15) Find the sale price when the original price is $63.00 and the discount rate is 43%.

A) $2.71

B) $35.91

C) $27.09

D) $60.29

16) Find the sale price when the original price is $172.00 and the discount rate is 40%.

A) $165.12

B) $6.88

C) $103.20

D) $68.80

17) Find the sale price when the original price is $22,900.00 and the discount rate is 21%.

A) $4809.00

B) $22,419.10

C) $480.90

D) $18,091.00

18) A $200 watch is on sale at 40% off. Find the discount.

A) $80.00

B) $192.00

C) $120.00

D) $8.00

19) A $1700 computer is on sale at 10% off. Find the discount.

A) $17.00

B) $1683.00

C) $1530.00

D) $170.00

20) A $250 fax machine is on sale at 35% off. Find the sale price.

A) $2412.50

B) $87.50

C) $162.50

D) $8.75

21) A $2200 necklace is on sale at 30% off. Find the sale price.

A) $66.00

B) $2134.00

C) $1540.00

D) $660.00

22) Find the discount rate when the original price is $119.00 and the amount of the discount is $91.60.

A) 4%

B) 1%

C) 60%

D) 77%

23) Find the original price when the discount rate is 65% and the amount of discount is $468.00.

A) $30,420.00

B) $720.00

C) $7.20

D) $304.20

24) A diamond necklace normally sells for $27,542. If it is first discounted by 20% and then taxed at 8.5%, find the total price.

A) $23,906.46

B) $23,911.46

C) $23,916.46

D) $24,006.46