Posted by **jill** on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 8:56pm.

Each week, Bart earns a base rate of $85 and a commission on each dollar of merchandise he sells. If Bart sells $3600 in one week and c represents the commission percentage, which algebraic expression represents his earnings for that week?

would the answer be 85c + 3600

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 8:57pm
Nope. Please try again.

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**jill**, Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 8:59pm
85 + 3600c? This one is difficult for me

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 9:06pm
You've got it now, Jill/Ash. :-)

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**jill**, Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 9:06pm
jill is my sister and thank you for helping us with our homework! :)

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 9:10pm
You're very welcome. :-)

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**jammy**, Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 3:12pm
Each week, Bart earns a base rate of $85 and a commission on each dollar of merchandise he sells. If Bart sells $3600 in one week and c represents the commission percentage, which algebraic expression represents his earnings for that week?

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