Posted by **Carol** on Friday, August 17, 2012 at 5:33pm.

Nick received a $7000.00 raise. If his previous salary was 55000.00, what was the percent of increase in salary?

I put the answer as (A) 13%. The other possible answers are: (B) 1%, (C) 8%, (D) 14%. If my answer is not correct, Could please tell me what I'm doing wrong in figuring out the problem?

Thanks,

Carol

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, August 17, 2012 at 5:35pm
You're right.

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