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# An employee is paid a salary of \$300 per month and earns a 6% commissi

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An employee is paid a salary of \$300 per month and earns a 6% commission on all her sales. What must her annual sales be in order for her to have a gross annual salary of exactly \$21,600?

(A) \$22,896
(B) \$26,712
(C) \$300,000
(D) \$330,000
(E) \$360,000

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09 Jan 2019, 03:25
Bunuel wrote:
An employee is paid a salary of \$300 per month and earns a 6% commission on all her sales. What must her annual sales be in order for her to have a gross annual salary of exactly \$21,600?

(A) \$22,896
(B) \$26,712
(C) \$300,000
(D) \$330,000
(E) \$360,000

total basic annual salary = 300*12 = 3600
21600-3600 = 18000 bonus salary
18000=.06*x
x= 300000 IMO C
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