Figuring sales tax and discounts are a life skill for all students. This packet is great to use as a supplement in your classroom to help students understand the concepts. This activity allows the students the opportunity to first figure sales tax and then go on a fictitious shopping spree and figure the total amount of money they have spent. There are worksheets for fashion and appliances included. Answer keys included.
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