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Fix wording for tax problems

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commit f117b4bed6139457d116f510fef898e365356fd8 1 parent f1a2149
Emily Eisenberg authored December 04, 2012
4  exercises/discount_tax_and_tip_word_problems.html
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                 <var id="TOTAL_PRICE">roundTo(2, (1+(SALES_TAX/100))*DOLLARS).toFixed(2)</var>
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             </div>
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             <div class="question spin">
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-                <p><var>person(1)</var> buys a basket of <var>plural(fruit(1))</var> on sale for $<var>DOLLARS</var>.  The sales tax is <var>SALES_TAX</var>%.  What is the total price <var>person(1)</var> pays for the basket of <var>plural(fruit(1))</var>?  (Round to the nearest hundredth or cent.)</p>
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+                <p><var>person(1)</var> buys a basket of <var>plural(fruit(1))</var> on sale for $<var>DOLLARS</var> before tax.  The sales tax is <var>SALES_TAX</var>%.  What is the total price <var>person(1)</var> pays for the basket of <var>plural(fruit(1))</var>?  (Round to the nearest hundredth or cent.)</p>
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             </div>
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             <p class="solution" data-forms="dollar"><var>TOTAL_PRICE</var></p>
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             <div class="hints">
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                 <var id="TOTAL_TAX">roundTo(2, (TAX / 100) * PRICE).toFixed(2)</var>
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             </div>
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             <div class="question spin">
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-                    <p>If the sales tax in your city is <var>TAX</var>%, how much tax would you pay for an item that costs $<var>PRICE</var>? Round to the nearest cent.</p>
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+                    <p>If the sales tax in your city is <var>TAX</var>%, how much tax would you pay for an item that costs $<var>PRICE</var> before tax? Round to the nearest cent.</p>
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             </div>
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             <p class="solution" data-forms="dollar"><var>TOTAL_TAX</var></p>
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             <div class="hints">

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