
Application/Modeling/ProblemSolving QuestionsApplication/modeling/problemsolving questions require students to understand mathematical concepts and principles and be able to apply them to new situations. Elizabeth selects 3 books for her niece. Each book costs $3.69. Elizabeth must also pay 4% sales tax on her purchases. How much change will she receive if she gives the store clerk $15.01?
Answer: (2) $3.50 This problem requires the student to solve a multistep problem by finding 4% of the total purchases and adding the sales tax to the cost of the books. The student should then subtract the total amount from $15.01. Application/modeling/problemsolving questions require students to:
