# If the sales tax rate is 8.375% in New York City, then how much would you pay for a pair of shoes in Manhattan that cost $125.00? (Round your answer to the nearest cent.)

##### 2 Answers

May 8, 2018

$135.47

#### Explanation:

Selling price

= Price of shoes + tax

=

=

May 8, 2018

You'd pay

#### Explanation:

**Given:**

Shoes cost

Tax rate is

Multiply the tax rate by the cost of the shoes to find the amount of tax you'd pay:

Then, add tax to the cost of the shoes.