# You have a land-line telephone that costs $25.95/month plus a utilities tax of 4.5%. How much will you pay for your telephone use in a year?$312.57 $311.40$325.41 $479.56 any help would be appreciated! I'm just really confused so if anyone understands how to do this it would be a huge help if you could explain please! Answer C) 325.41 Step by step explanation The land-line telephone costs =$25.95

Utilities tax percentage = 4.5% = 4.5/100 = 0.045

Utility tax for amount $25.95 = 25.95*0.045 Utility tax =$1.17

The amount of telephone bill with tax = $25.95 +$1.17

= $27.12 There are 12 months in a year. Telephone bill for a year =$27.12 * 12

= $325.44 Therefore, the nearest amount$325.41

You need to pay $325.41 as telephone bill for a year. Thank you. Rate answer Answer:$325.41

Step-by-step explanation:

We know that a land-line phone charges $25.95 per month plus a utility tax of 4.5% on it. So for one month, the total bill of the land-line phone will be:  Multiplying this amount by 12 to find out the bill to be payed for using the land-line phone for one whole year. Therefore, the correct answer option is$325.41.