Math Word problem !

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Sarah works in an appliance store. She gets a commission in addition to her hourly pay. She earns a 2%
commission for sales up to $4000 and a 4% commission for all sales in a month above $4000. Last
month her sales were $5200. How much was her commission?

  • Math Word problem ! -

    4,000 * 0.02 = $80
    1,200 * 0.04 = $48

    Total = $128 commission

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    I have one more question ... How did you get 1,200 ?

  • Math Word problem ! -

    5.200 - 4,000 = 1,200

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