Scott W. answered • 03/29/16

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asked • 03/29/16Chander earns a base pay of 2200 Per month. He also earns a commission of 4% of his total sales. One month Chander earned 2400. Explain how to find Chander's total sales for that monty. How much were his total sales? Show your work please

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Scott W. answered • 03/29/16

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The total sales were $5,000.

The extra $200 over the base pay of 2200 was 4% of sales.

.04(sales) = 200

(200/.04) = sales

Sales = $5,000

Proof: 5,000*.04 = $200

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