*IMPORTANT* The final bill including tax was $42.50. If the tax was 8.6% what was the original bill before tax was added?
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*IMPORTANT*
The final bill including tax was $42.50. If the tax was 8.6% what was the original
bill before tax was added?
The final bill including tax was $42.50. If the tax was 8.6% what was the original
bill before tax was added?
1 Answer

1. User Answers smithkekoal970
Answer:
$38.84
Stepbystep explanation:
8.6% of $42.50
42.50 × 8.6/100 = 3.655 or 3.66
before tax
$42.50  $3.66 = $38.84