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Each week Connie receives a base salary of $500, plus a 20 percent commission on the total amount of her sales that week in excess of $1,500. What was the total amount of Connie's sales last week?

(1) Last week Connie's base salary and commission totaled $1,200.

(2) Last week Connie's commission was $700.
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Let the total sales be x
(1) 1200-500=0,2*(x-1500) - Suff
(2) 700=0,2*(x-1500) - Suff

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