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    salary increments

    Ali has astarting salary of 5000dollars with annual increment of 350dollars , after how many years will his total earning be 265750 dollars
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rose Wanjohi View Post
    Ali has astarting salary of 5000dollars with annual increment of 350dollars , after how many years will his total earning be 265750 dollars

    the increment per month right ??


    if the increment per month

    5000+m350=265750 find m value m represent month numbers
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    no thats not it the answer cannot be 63 years,it's meant to be 10years
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    Can you be a bit CLEARER please;
    after 3 years, is it 5000 + (5000+350) + (5000+700) ?
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    guess we saling on the same boat of confusion huh? i got the question from a book,guess there was a mistake
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