User: Kent worked in the housewares section of a department store. This year he set a record high for vacuum sales with 567 vacuums sold. The previous high was last year, when 540 vacuums were sold. What is the percent of increase in sales from last year to this year?
A. 105%
B. 50%
C. 20%
D. 5%

Weegy: Kent worked in the housewares section of a department store. This year he set a record high for vacuum sales with 567 vacuums sold. The previous high was last year, when 540 vacuums were sold. [ The percent of increase in sales from last year to this year is: 5%
***567 - 540 = 27
27 / 540 = .05
Answer = 5% ] Expert answered|emdjay23|Points 2876|

User: Quinzel earns $1,254 each month. His total deductions are 20% of his pay. How much is deducted from his pay each month?
A. $245.72
B. $627.20
C. $250.80
D. $62.70

Weegy: Quinzel earns $1,254 each month. His total deductions are 20% of his pay. [ $250.80 is deducted from his pay each month.
***1254 x 20/100 = $250.80
] Expert answered|emdjay23|Points 2876|

Weegy: That would be 53.44 pounds . User: If you're currently making $6.75 per hour and you're offered a new job that pays $7.47 per hour, how much more would you make per hour at the new job?
A. $.72
B. $.28
C. $1.72
D. $1.28 Weegy: I will make A. $.72 more per hour at the new job. User: A certain alloy contains 5.25% copper. How much copper is there in a piece weighing 200 pounds?
A. 1.05 pounds
B. 105 pounds
C. 1050 pounds
D. 10.5 pounds Weegy: D. 10.5 pounds will be present in a piece of alloy of 5.25% copper weighing 200 pounds User: Of the runners in a marathon through Northeastern Pennsylvania, 94.12% finished the race. If 2,125 runners started the race, how many finished the race?
A. 1,854
B. 1,500
C. 2,000
D. 2,227 Weegy: C. 2,000 runners finished the race (More)

Weegy: It can travel on 25 gallons of gas : D. 425
SOLUTION :
17 miles on 1 gallon
425 miles on 25 gallons
340:20 = 17:1
1*25=25
17*25=425
425:25
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