#### Question

Rajat purchases a wrist-watch costing Rs 540. The rate of sales tax is 8%. Find the total amount paid by Rajat for the watch.

#### Solution

Sale price of watch = Rs 540

Rate of sales tax = 8%

Total amount paid by Rajat = Rs 540 + 8% of Rs 540

`= Rs 540 + 8/100 xx 540`

= Rs 540 + Rs 43.20

= Rs 583.20

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Solution Rajat Purchases a Wrist-watch Costing Rs 540. the Rate of Sales Tax is 8%. Find the Total Amount Paid by Rajat for the Watch. Concept: Computation of Tax.