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Pedro earns 7.50 dollars an hour at his job at Matrix Cinemas. If he works 20 hours this week and his employer withholds a total of 22 percent of his weekly pay for taxes and Social Security, what is his takehome pay for the week?
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100  22 = 78 % take home
.78 * 7.50 $/h * 20 hposted by Damon

7.5 * 20 = $150
150  (150 * 0.22) = $_______ take home payposted by Ms. Sue

thats wrong
posted by jack

Ohhh? Damon and I did the problem in different ways but got the same answer. What is wrong with our answer?
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