i can't figuire out how to do a problem..i will just give yo the prob. After working 6 months, Gina received a raise of 25%. if her previous pay was $7.20 per our, what was her hourly pay after the raise?
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Last edited by barbiedoll1; May 4th 2005 at 02:01 PM. Reason: oops
Originally Posted by barbiedoll1 i can't figuire out how to do a problem..i will just give yo the prob. After working 6 months, Gina received a raise of 25%. if her previous pay was $7.20 per our, what was her hourly pay after the raise? you find what 25% of her old pay was and add that to the old pay to get the new pay. .25*7.20 +1*7.20 = New pay 1.25*7.20 = New Pay $9.00 answer
You can start by finding 25% of $7.20 $7.20 x .25 = $1.80 $7.25 + $1.80 = $9.00 She is now making $9.00
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