MATH SOLVE

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Q:
# the hardware store where you work charges .80 cents including tax for a pound of nails. a customer purchases 5 3/4 pounds of nails. how much should you charge the customer for nails?

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Answer:$4.60Step-by-step explanation:The customer will pay $0.80 per pound. They are buying 5 and 3/4 pounds of nails, so they will pay..$0.80(5) + $0.80(3/4) for the nails...now simplify...$4.00 + $0.60 = $4.60