###### Example 2.8.8

Jakobi's annual salary as a nurse in Portland, Oregon, is \(\$73{,}290\text{.}\) His salary increased by \(4\%\) from last year. Write a linear equation modeling this scenario, where the unknown value is Jakobi's salary last year.

Jakobi's annual salary as a nurse in Portland, Oregon, is \(\$73{,}290\text{.}\) His salary increased by \(4\%\) from last year. Write a linear equation modeling this scenario, where the unknown value is Jakobi's salary last year.