# 8 math

posted by .

This year Stephanie's commission rate will be cut to2.8%, but her base salary will be raised to \$14,000 per year.
Should she be concerned? What would the difference in her salary have been if this pan had been in place last year?

• 8 math -

You will need background information on this question.

-What the commission rate was before.
-What the salary was before.

Also I think you have a mis spelling that would help me understand the question more, the word you wrote is pan, is that the right word?

When you most that I will try and help!

• 8 math -

oh sorry about MY spelling now-

"When you most that I will try and help" should be changed to "When you make those changes, I will try and help".

I really don't know how that other sentece came out! It makes no sense at all ! Sorry again:)

• 8 math -

it's okay that's was my fault too, but thanks for the honesty.
okay umm...
the question says
This year Stephanie's commission rate will be cut to2.8%, but her base salary will be raised to \$14,000 per year.
Should she be concerned? What would the difference in her salary have been if this plan had been in place last year?

(but they don't have any other information about the commission rate before of even the salary rate)
sorry this is all i have

• 8 math -

I'm so sorry, but with out that info, it is super hard to put down an answer.

I can understand why you are having such difficulty!

And if for some reason you cannot do that, maybe repost the question- some one who is super smarticle may be able to give you an answer!

Good Luck!

• 8 math -

thanks for the help anyways!

• 8 math -

yurwelcome!

## Similar Questions

1. ### gr.8 math

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?
2. ### Math

You are 40 years old and have a salary of \$50,000 per year. When you retire at age 66, you want to have a salary that has the same buying power as the one you currently have. If you estimate that the inflation rate will be 1.25% per …
3. ### Math

I have no clue HOW to do this kind of problem, I don't want the answer, I just want an explanation. Here is the question: Carla gets a base salary of \$15,000 per year plus 5% commission on every house that she sells. If she sold \$900,000 …
4. ### Finance

A job pays a salary of 35,000 the first year. During the next 10 years, the salary increases by 4% each year. What is the salary for the 11th year?
5. ### Algebra

You are offered the option of choosing a yearly salary of \$45,000 or continue working on commission. a. Using the equation from problem #1, how many appliances do you have to sell per year in order to match this salary?
6. ### Algebra

You are offered the option of choosing a yearly salary of \$45,000 or continue working on commission. a. Using the equation from problem #1, how many appliances do you have to sell per year in order to match this salary?
7. ### Math

Every employee's salary at the Sunrise Software Company increases each year by 1/10 of that person's salary the previous year. A: If Martha's present annual salary is \$100,000.00, what will her salary be in 2 years?
8. ### PreCalculas help

Suppose you sign a contract for an annual salary of \$50,000 with a guaranteed raise of 5% each year. 1.Write your salary for the next n years as a geometric sequence in explicit form. 2.What will your salary be in year 5?
9. ### Math

When hired at a new job selling jewelry, you are given two pay options: Option A: Base salary of \$16,000 a year, with a commission of 10% of your sales Option B: Base salary of \$20,000 a year, with a commission of 3% of your sales …
10. ### Math

if salary increased by 10% last year and then 8% this year. and original salary was \$50,000 per year. what is present salary since he has received the two raises?

More Similar Questions