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A tax of 8% is levied on all goods sold at a shop.

Kim buys a watch for $54 which is inclusive of tax.

(a) What is the amount of tax paid?

(b) If the cost price of the watch is $42, what is the profit from the sale of the watch?

 

Notes to student:

  1. If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12

 

The correct answer is : 4,8
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