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Ruth sells cars. She receives a commission of 12% on sales up to $35,000 and a commission of %24 on sales over $35,000. What is Ruth's commission if she sold a car for $50,000?

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    1) Is 50,000 larger or smaller than 35,000?

    2) Which commission should she therefore receive?

    3) What is 50,000 times the commission percentage divided by 100?

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    12000

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