Sharon wants to buy a shirt that costs $45. The sales tax is 5%. How much is the sales tax? What is her total cost for the shirt?

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Sharon wants to buy a shirt that costs $45. The sales tax is 5%. How much is the sales tax? What is her total cost for the shirt?

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Answered 2021-05-20 Author has 18011 answers

sales tax \(= $45 \times 5\% = $45 \times .05 = $2.25\) total cost \(= $45 + $2.25 = $47.25\)

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