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15%

Joseph earns $1070 monthly. Of that, $160.50 is withheld for taxes. What percent of Joseph's earnings is withheld?

$36.90

A video game costs $34.98. The sales tax rate is 5.5%. How much will you pay for the video game?

$273.37

Caroline brings home a weekly paycheck of $275. 6.5% will be withheld for Social Security taxes. After that deduction, what will be the amount of her paycheck?

$25.50

Find the commission on a $300 sale, with a commission rate of 8.5%.

$195.18

At the end of August you go school shopping for clothes. The clothes total $185, but there is a 5.5% sales tax. How much will you pay for your new school clothes?

$57.71

Joe and Heather go out to dinner for their one year anniversary. The bill came out to $49.75 and Joe wants to leave a 16% tip. How much will the anniversary dinner cost Joe?

$192

Find the commission on a $3,200 sale, with a commission rate of 6%.

$7.61

A café offers seniors citizens a 15% discount off its regular price of $8.95 for the dinner buffet. What is the price for senior citizens?

$4750

A real estate agent sold a home worth $475,000. She asks for 6% commission, but the people selling the home only want to pay her 5%. How much will the real estate agent lose?

30%

Jan typically earns $575 per week. She has $172.50 withheld from her paycheck each week. What percent is being withheld from her paycheck?

$92.44

The price of a pair of shoes is $85.99 before sales tax. The sales tax is 7.5%. Find the total cost of the shoes.

$34.30

The original price of a pair of sneakers was $49. The price was discounted by 30%. What is the sale price of the sneakers?

$19.20

The regular price of a DVD is $24. During a sale, the price of the DVD is marked at a 20% discount. What will be the sale price of the DVD?