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# A brush salesman earns \$50 salary each month plus 10 percent commissio

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A brush salesman earns \$50 salary each month plus 10 percent commission on the value of his sales. If he earned \$200 last month, what was the total value of his sales?

A. \$1,000
B. \$1,200
C. \$1,500
D. \$2,000
E. \$2,500

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25 Dec 2018, 07:55
Bunuel wrote:
A brush salesman earns \$50 salary each month plus 10 percent commission on the value of his sales. If he earned \$200 last month, what was the total value of his sales?

A. \$1,000
B. \$1,200
C. \$1,500
D. \$2,000
E. \$2,500

salary calculation

50+x*10/100 = 200

x = 1500 IMO C
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