Salary increase

Ms. Merry's salary increased by 15%, and that was 83 euros. What should pay before the increase?

Correct answer:

x =  553.33 Eur

Step-by-step explanation:

r=15%=15100=0.15  r x=83 0.15 x=83  0.15x=83  x=16603553.333333=553.33 Eur



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