# Algebra

posted by Brielle

I just need some help finding the equations to this problem and i will know how to do the rest.

Kenisha sells athletic shoes part-time at a department store. She can earn either \$500 per month plus a 4% commission on her total sales, or \$400 per month plus a 5% commission on total sales.

19) Write a system of equations to represent the situation.

1. Steve

there are two salary plans, a and b:

a = 500 + .04s
b = 400 + .05s

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