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# program question?

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how do I write this in a vb program?

45.5-(45.5-(30*0.061)*9.39

hours = 45.5

payRate = 9.39

hours-(hours-(30*0.061)* payRate = 17.18

that's the answer I need but it keeps calculating it wrong

is the way it looks to me

hours-(hours-(30*0.061)* payRate

but it keeps making

45.5 - (45.5-(30*0.061)* 9.39 = -73.87

I'm lost on this, anyone out there that can lend me a hand?

Guest Mar 21, 2017
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The first guest to actually attempt an answer before asking... a godsend!

As for this vb program, l'm at a lost as well. Sorry maybe the math god EP can help out.

HighSchoolCalculus  Mar 21, 2017
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I assume that "vb"  stands for "Visual Basic????"

I think the problem is with your parentheses placement......I think you want

45.5-(45.5-(30*0.061)*9.39)   =

45.5- ( 45.5 - 17.837 )   =

17.837

CPhill  Mar 21, 2017

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