Posted by **Peggie** on Tuesday, September 2, 2008 at 10:13pm.

Jerry earned $18,500 one year and then received a 10.5% raise. What is his new yearly salary?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 2, 2008 at 10:14pm
$18,500 * 0.105 = ?

Add the answer to $18,500.

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**alyshan**, Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at 2:14pm
- we will divide the percentage by 100

- {10.5/100}=0.105

- so $18,500 x 0.105 = $1942.5

- $1942.5 is MR.JERRY'S new raise so we will add his salary with his new raise

- $18,500 + $1942.5 = $20442.5 ANSWER

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