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A salesman receives a basic salary of#750,000 a year with a commission of 6% of the value of goods sold and a car allowance of #45 per km.
(a) Find the total amount he received in a year in which he sells goods worth #9,373,000 and travels 10,000 km.
(b) The next year he travels 12,000 km and receives a total of #2,010,000. Calculate the percentage increase in the value of goods sold.

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  1. f(s,m) = 750000 + .06s + 0.45m
    So now just find
    f(9373000,10000)
    then find s when
    f(s,12000) = 201000

    then the % increase will be (s-9373000)/9373000 * 100%

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