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anonymous
 one year ago
After a 5% pay raise, this years salary is 37,800 find last years salary?
anonymous
 one year ago
After a 5% pay raise, this years salary is 37,800 find last years salary?

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LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then u take way that frm 37800

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or you could just subtract 5% from $37,800 & get the same answer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have a new problem now. I have been doing this same homework assignment for 3 hours and I'm so frustrated.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is the new problem

zzr0ck3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(x+0.05x=37800\) Solce for \(x\)

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@emily_wilson what answer did u get?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for the first or second?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0For the second one, I'm pretty sure you just take 3% & add it to $31.415

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the second 1 is the same process

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(3/100)*31415=942.45 then 31415942.45=30.472.55

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm so done with this. I give up

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0why would you multiply on the second one?

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you find the amount for the 3% increase

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or is u used zzr0ck3r approach u would get that so x+0.03x=31415 1.03x=31415 x=31415/1.03 x=30500
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