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VanillaAngelic
 one year ago
A man accepts a new job at a decrease in salary of 10%. If a year later, he gets an increase of 25% in his new job, what is the net effect in comparison to his salary on the old job? Please EXPLAIN.
VanillaAngelic
 one year ago
A man accepts a new job at a decrease in salary of 10%. If a year later, he gets an increase of 25% in his new job, what is the net effect in comparison to his salary on the old job? Please EXPLAIN.

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jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let's say he earns $100 a year at his old job If he takes a 10% paycut, then what is the new salary?

VanillaAngelic
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What is a paycut?

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1a reduction in pay

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now increase that by 25%

VanillaAngelic
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Is that the answer?

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1not there yet

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now compare 112.5 with 100

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1first subtract: 112.5  100 = 12.5 then divide by the original 100: 12.5/100 = 0.125 = 12.5%

VanillaAngelic
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Compare? Subtract?

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so in the end, he has a 12.5% pay raise

VanillaAngelic
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh. I get it now. Thank you ^___^
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