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Joleen is a sales associate in a clothing store. Each week she earns $250 plus a commission equal to 3% of her sales. This week her goal is to earn no less than $460. Write and solve an inequality to find the dollar amount of the sales she must have to reach her goal.

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    which means she wants sales ≥ 460

    solve for s (sales)

    .03s + 250 ≥ 460

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    more than $7000 to reach her goal.

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