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rob intial weekly pay was $520. After his first year, this was increased by 4%. At the end of his second year, this salary was incrreased by 2%. what is his weekly pay after his 2nd raise?
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romoor93
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wouldnt it be 520x.40?
iplayffxiv
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520(0.04)=x
x+520= weekly pay
weeklypay(.02)=x
x+weeklypay=answer
romoor93
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540.80+10.8160? = weekly pay?
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yes 551.616
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520*1.04=540.80
540.80*1.02=551.616
romoor93
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ok thanks i guess what messed me up was i tried doing 520(.40)
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.40 is forty percent
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.04 is four percent
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.045 is 4.5%
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.455 is 45.4 percent
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45.5 percent
romoor93
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oh i can see how a small mistake can get and far off from
correct one ha
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yes