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anonymous
 4 years ago
A company gives raises once a year. Amir's present salary is $16,000. His manager would like to raise Amir's salary to $19,000. What percentage rate would Amir be receiving?
anonymous
 4 years ago
A company gives raises once a year. Amir's present salary is $16,000. His manager would like to raise Amir's salary to $19,000. What percentage rate would Amir be receiving?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK \[$16,000 * (1 + raise_percent) = $19,000\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I understand that, I just don't understand how to further get the answer.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You'll just do some manipulations to isolate and to solve for raise_percent

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(1.) Divide both sides by 16000 (2.) Subtract 1 from both sides

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks, did you figure it out?
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