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Which of the following salaries will have a purchasing power of \$24,035 if the inflation rate is five percent?
A-\$25,815
B-\$27,523
C-\$26,000
D-\$25,300

• math -

100% 5% = 95% = 0.95.
0.95x = 24,035,
X = \$25300.

• consumer math -

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