A clerk’s weekly salary of $320 is increased to $360. The percent increase is

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.A clerk’s weekly salary of $320 is increased to $360. The percent increase is

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.Detailed Explanation

Subtract the original salary from the new salary to get the difference in salary: 360 – 320 = 40.

Then divide the difference in salary (40) by the original salary (320) to determine the percent increase: 40 ÷ 320 = 0.125 = 12.5%.

Then divide the difference in salary (40) by the original salary (320) to determine the percent increase: 40 ÷ 320 = 0.125 = 12.5%.