Susan buys the item listed below at a grocery store. 2 packages of chicken priced at $12.36 per package. 1/2 pound of broccoli priced at $1.98 per pound. 1gallon of milk priced at $3.49 per gallon. There is no sales tax on the food she buys. Susan pays for the items and recevies $0.80 in change. What amount of money does Susan use to pay for the items?

2 Answer

  • Answer:

    Susan payed $30 for her purchase

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Chicken: $12.36 per package (x2) = $24.72

    Broccoli: $1.98 per pound (x1/2)   =   $0.99      +

    Milk: $3.49 per gallon (x1)             =   $3.49

    -and no added sales tax             ____________


    If Susan got $0.80 in return, then she must have payed $30 to begin with.

  • Answer:

    The amount of money that Susan use to pay for the items = $30

    Step-by-step explanation:

    2×(12.36)+0.5×(1.98)+(3.49)+(0.8) = 30.