Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - 3-8 Unions and Intersections of Sets - Standardized Test Prep - Page 220: 48


You should take the \$20 raise.

Work Step by Step

Find the monetary value of the 20% raise. Convert 20% to a decimal by moving the decimal 2 places to the left. Multiply by the base salary to find the dollar amount of the 20% raise. $80\times0.20=16$ A 20% raise is \$16, so the \$20 raise is larger.
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