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An emploee's new salary is \$16,800 after getting a 5% raise what was the salary before the increase in pay?

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x(1.05)=16800
solve for X

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16000

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You earn \$20 per hour at your job if you get 10% raise at the end of each year how much money will you get if you work eight years

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