Tom once worked 80 hours per week. He boss will now reduce his hours to 64 a week. What is the percent decrease? MY WORK: 80 - 64 = 16 hours Then 16 times 100 = 1600 Then 1600/original employment hours = 20% Is this right?
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Yep it is.
Originally Posted by galactus Yep it is. Thank you. I spend so much time playing with functions and equations that my word problem skills went out the door years ago.
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