Posted by **cat** on Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 2:17pm.

last year Stephanie was paid a base salary of $12,000/ year plus a commission of 3% on the total dollar value of her sales. She sold $1,120,000 worth of company products. How much did she make?

- gr.8 math -
**Maddison**, Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 5:09pm
Ok, so to actually solve the question and get the right answer..

So the equation to solve this question would be- 12,000+ (1,120,000 x 0.03)

Acording to Grade 8 Math curriculum BEDMAS (brackets, exponets, dividing, multiplying, adding, then subtracting) you would do what was in the brackets first. The answer is 33,600.

So now your equation would be 12,000+ 33,600.

The answer is 45, 600.

Hope this helped!

- gr.8 math -
**cat**, Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 8:23pm
thanks that really did help a lot

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - a salesperson ears a salary of 17,000 per year. she also makes a ...
- algebra - A computer salesperson earns a base salary of $32,000 per year plus a ...
- Math - I have no clue HOW to do this kind of problem, I don't want the answer, I...
- math - Julia is offered a job selling advertising for two different companies. ...
- Math - When hired at a new job selling jewelry, you are given two pay options: ...
- 8 math - This year Stephanie's commission rate will be cut to2.8%, but her base ...
- MSU - Shirts Unlimited operates a chain of shirt stores that carry many styles ...
- GP Calculus - Muthu started working at a company on 1 January 2002 with an ...
- college Algebra - ANemployee is paid a base salary of $2,150 a month plus an 8% ...
- math - Cindy makes a base monthly salary of $3900. As a vendor, she must also ...

More Related Questions