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November 26, 2014

Posted by **Odessa** on Monday, October 20, 2008 at 5:39pm.

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**Damon**, Monday, October 20, 2008 at 5:46pmFirst - What percent is the new salary of the old salary?

100 * (84/12) = 700% Now that was not the question. The question was how much was the "raise" so we subtract off the original 100% and get 600% more than the original.

It is easier to understand if you just consider a 100% raise. That is a doubling so the new is 200% of the old.

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