# Ms. Sue Help me please!

Mrs. Miller sells a house for \$179,000. If she earns a commission of 6%, how much money does she earn? Write a porportion and show your work.

I don't understand how to do it, I have seen the other questions and I don't get how you got 1074000. Can this be explained?

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1. 179,000 x 0.06 = ? commission earned. Written a a proportion I would write:
(1/0.06) = (179,000/x)

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