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# Frieda Hausen purchased 6 tons of sand @ $42.88 and 5 cubic yards of mulch @$28.58. The state sales tax was 4.5 % . What was the cash register receipt total?

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In this exercise, we are tasked to find the sales slip total for Freida Hausen's purchase of 6 tons of sand @ $\42.88$ and 5 cubic yards of mulch @ $\28.58$. The sales tax rate for this purchase is $4.5\%$.

What quantities should we add to find the subtotal?

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