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Dominic pays 9% interest on his $22000 college loan and 11% interest on his $16000 car loan. What average interest rate does he pay on the total
$38000 he owes? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent.

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  2. Find the interest he pays on his 9% loan
    Find the interest he pays on the 11% loan
    Add them up for a total of T

    avg rate = T/(22000 + 16000) * 100%

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