# Samantha Hewitt is a nutritionist. Her weekly salary is #$420.# Of that amount, #6.2%# goes to Social Security taxes and #1.45%# to Medicare taxes. She pays #$10.23# for health coverage and donates #$5.00# to charity. What is her nett pay amount?

##### 1 Answer

Samantha Hewitt's nett pay amount is

#### Explanation:

To get my answer I did:

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I did cross multiplying for both of them to get

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You divide by

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You divide both sides by

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I added all of the expenses:

Social Security taxes:

Medicare taxes:

health coverage:

charity:

to get the total of

I subtracted this from her weekly salary :

So Samantha's net pay amount is