Lisa G.

asked • 02/27/14

the complete hotel bill was $68 (room and tax). If the sales tax is 9%, what was the cost for the room before the tax?

have been setting up word problems as proportions but i cant seem to get this one right.

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Zakiyyah M. answered • 02/28/14

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Parviz F.

Not true Bam . Problem Explicitly says:
   The bill was issued for $68 ( Room and TAX) , means Room Plus Tax , and the bills normally issued on total amount,including tax.


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