Posted by **Rmz** on Sunday, December 13, 2009 at 5:48pm.

A man earned $3000 the first year he worked. if he received a raise of $400 at the end of each year, what was his salary during his 15th year?

would it be $9000

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**DrBob222**, Sunday, December 13, 2009 at 6:00pm
Yes, $9,000 at the END of the 15th year but not DURING the 15th year. Wouldn't that be $3,000 + (14 x 400) = $8,600. Check my thinking.

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**Rmz**, Sunday, December 13, 2009 at 6:16pm
yea you are right

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