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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