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posted by JT

if salary increased by 10% last year and then 8% this year. and original salary was $50,000 per year. what is present salary since he has received the two raises? find the relative change between his original salary and his present salary.

overall his present salary is what % more than his original salary and his present salary is what % of his original salary. HELP

  1. PsyDAG

    1.1 * 50,000 = 55,000

    1.08 * 55,000 = 59,400

    59,400/50,000 = ?

  2. JT

    overall, his present salary is what % more than his original salary. and his present salary is what % of his original salary.

  3. PsyDAG

    Solve last equation, get rid of the first 1, and convert to percentage.

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