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A salesman receives a fixed salary of $500 per week. In addition he is paid 12% of all sales over $1000. Write the formula that describes how his weekly salary, s, depends on his weekly revenue, r. (The revenue is the amount of money he collects by selling the goods.)

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  1. s = 500 + 0.12(r-1000) if s > 1000
    s = 500 if s <= 1000

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  2. A salesman receives a weekly salary of $450. In addition, $20 is paid for every item sold in excess of 200 items. How much extra is received from the sale of 214 items ?

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  3. On a week when his revenue is greater than $1000
    s(r) = 500+0.12(r-1000)

    On a week when his revenue is not greater than $1000
    s(r)= 500

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