# The cost of an item is $2.10 and the mark up is$0.60. What is the selling price of the item?

The selling price is $2.10 #### Explanation: The formula for the selling price is: $s = c + m$Where: $s$is the selling price, what is being asked for in the problem $c$s the cost of the product -$1.50 in this problem
$m$ is the mark up - $0.60 in this problem Substituting into the formula and calculating $s$gives: s =$1.50 + $0.60 s =$2.10