Posted by **Brian** on Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 12:22am.

You make $ 90000 a year, and you get a 10% raise. Your new salary is $ .???

The next year you get a 10% cut. Your new salary is $ ????. That is ??? % less than your initial salary.

How would I go about solving this??

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**Quidditch**, Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 12:43am
What is 10% of $90,000? Add that to $90,000 to find your salary after the raise.

What is %10 of the new larger salary?

Substract that to find what your salary is after the %10 cut.

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**Quidditch**, Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 12:45am
Retyping last lines...

What is 10% of the new larger salary?

Subtract that to find what your salary is after the 10% cut.

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