Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 6 - Percent - 6.6 Solving Application Problems with Percent - 6.6 Exercises - Page 440: 26


salary increase; sales tax or income tax increase/decrease; depreciation of car value; clothing store price decrease, etc.

Work Step by Step

Some examples of percent increases/decreases that occur in daily life are: - Salary percent increase - Sales tax increase - Income tax increase - Depreciation of car value (percent decrease) Many other examples are possible.
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