Livia’s bill for lunch came to $8 before tax and tip. The restaurant included a 7 percent sales tax, and she left a 15 percent tip, which she calculated on the bill before the sales tax was added. What was the total cost of Livia’s lunch?
a.$8.56
b.$8.68
c.$9.20
d.$9.76

Livia’s bill for lunch came to $8 before tax and tip. The restaurant included a 7 percent sales tax, and she left a 15 percent tip, which she calculated on the bill before the sales tax was added. What was the total cost of Livia’s lunch?
a.$8.56
b.$8.68
c.$9.20
d.$9.76

Bill = $8 without sales tax of 7% and tip of 15%.
7% of $8 = $0.56;
15% of $8 = $1.2;
Total cost of Livia's lunch = $8 + $0.56 + $1.2; = $9.76;

Livia’s bill for lunch came to $8 before tax and tip. The restaurant included a 7 percent sales tax, and she left a 15 percent tip, which she calculated on the bill before the sales tax was added. What was the total cost of Livia’s lunch? a.$8.56 b.$8.68 c.$9.20 d.$9.76

Mark’s food for lunch cost $12. The restaurant added a 5 percent sales tax, $0.60, to the bill. Mark wants to pay a 20 percent tip on the total bill including sales tax. (12+0.60)*0.2 = 2.52 The amount of the tip is $2.52.

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