A new pair of ice skates costs $112.00 at the sporting goods store. If there is a 9% sales tax, what is the actual cost of the skates?
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A new pair of ice skates costs $112.00 at the sporting goods store. If there is a 9% sales tax, what is the actual cost of the skates?
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1. User Answers djjd3114
Well 9%=0.09 ( NOT 0.9, PEOPLE MAKE THAT MISTAKE ALL THE TIME ), so 112*0.09=10.80
Then:
11210.8=101.20
$101.20 is the answer. 
2. User Answers Anonym
9% of 112=10.08 so 112=10.08= $122.08 is your answer hope i helped :)