The circle graph shows a breakdown of spending for the average U.S. household using 365 days worked as a basis of comparison. Use this information to solve 5152. Round answers to the nearest tenth of a percent. Spending for the Average American Household, by 365 Days Worked Saving: 2 days Federal Taxes: 70 days State/Local Taxes: 37 days Food: 31 days Medical Care: 52 days All Other: 42 days Housing and Household Operation: 65 days Recreation: 22 days Transportation: 31 days Clothing and Accessories: 13 daysWhat percentage of work time does the average U.S.household spend paying for federal taxes?

Problem 51

The circle graph shows a breakdown of spending for the average U.S. household using 365 days worked as a basis of comparison. Round answers to the nearest tenth of a percent.

Spending for the Average American Household, by 365 Days Worked

What percentage of work time does the average U.S. household spend paying for federal taxes?

Step by Step Solution

Step 1 of 2

Consider the graph from the textbook.

The objective is to find the percentage of work that was spent by the average U.S. household for federal taxes.