Posted by **trill** on Friday, August 28, 2009 at 1:35pm.

Sabrina’s boss state that she will increase Sabrina’s salary from $12,000 to $14,000 per year if she enrolls in business courses at a local community college. What percent increase in salary will result from Sabrina taking the business courses?

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, August 28, 2009 at 1:38pm
14,000 - 12,000 = 2,000

2,000 / 12,000 = ?

Multiply the answer by 100 to get the percent increase.

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**Nanukana**, Monday, August 31, 2009 at 4:50pm
About 14%. 12,000/14,000 = about 86

100%-86%= 14%

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