# Math

Someone earns 6% commission on the value of each house he sells. His commission on a sale was \$8700. What was the value of the house?

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1. 0.06x = 8700

x = 8700 / 0.06
x = ?

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posted by Ms. Sue
2. it would b 145,000 right?

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posted by josh
3. Right the house sold for \$145,000.

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posted by Ms. Sue

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