Algebra I

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Write a system of equations to solve- Kay sells athletic shoes aat a store. She can either earn $500 per month plus 4% commission on her tial sales, or $400 per month plus a 5% commission on total sales.

then B. What is the total price of the athletic shoes she needs to sell to earn the same income from each pay scale?

  1. PsyDAG

    What is the first question?

    Let x = price of shoes.

    B. 500 + .04x = 400 + .05x

    Solve for x.

  2. Rene

    x=1,000

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