Posted by Adam on Monday, January 30, 2012 at 1:26pm.
Im stuck plz help
If a salesperson earns an annual salary of $ 45,000 plus a 5.5 % commission on his sales,then the equation y = _______________ will express his annual earnings in relation tohis sales x.
(a) $45,000+0.055x (b)$45,000 −0.055x (c) 0.055x + $45,000x(d)($45,000+0.055)x

Math  Reiny, Monday, January 30, 2012 at 1:39pm
Just "translate" the English into math ...
".. annual salary of $ 45,000 plus a 5.5 % commission on his sales" of x
earnings = 45000 + .055x