# Math

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a real estate broker earns a salary of & 21,000 plus 2.5% of the value of any real estate sold. Last year the broker earned \$ 52,000. What was the total vaule of all real estate sold by the broker.

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earnings=21000 + .025(realestate)

.025realestate= earnings-21000
realestate= (earinging-21000)/.025

check my thinking.

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steph???

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