# A suit costs $95. Barry has a discount coupon for 10% off and the city has a 4.5% sales tax. What is the final cost of the suit?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 30, 2017

Barry would pay

#### Explanation:

If Barry Pays full price for the suit, that would be

If he has a 10% discount (0.10) on the suit, that would be

Now if there is a tax of 4.5% tax rate (0.045) on the sale, that would be

or

Take the price of the suit and multiply by the tax rate of 45% (0.045)

Then add the tax to the discounted price