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Jake's BBQ sells its sauce for $10.75, including 8.5% tax. To the nearest penny, what is the cost of the sauce before tax? 


Did I do this right? 
1+0.085x=10.75 
1.085x=10.75 
10.75/1.085=9.907 

$9.91

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