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Veronica sells insurance for a living. She receives a commission of 25 percent on all her monthly sales. She makes 15 dollars an hour and works for 40 hours per week. if she sells 15000 dollars worth of insurance, in the month of March how much will she be paid?

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  1. help123please.
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  3. help123please.
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    Please help me.

  4. help123please.
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    I got 3375 for some reason

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    @dpaInc

  6. KonradZuse
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    So lets do what we know.

  7. help123please.
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    Salary : 15*40*25 = 3,000 Commission : \[\frac{ 375 }{ 15000} = \frac{ 25 }{ 100}\]

  8. KonradZuse
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    15000 per month on sales. 25% of that.

  9. help123please.
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    375

  10. help123please.
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    I typed what I did.

  11. KonradZuse
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    "She makes 15 dollars an hour and works for 40 dollars per week. " Is that supposed to say 40 hours per week? 40$ per week is like 2.70 hours :P

  12. help123please.
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    40 hours,yes,sorry

  13. help123please.
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    yep.

  14. KonradZuse
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    so we do $15 per hour * 40 hours per week * 4 weeks.

  15. help123please.
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    wait..can u check what i did

  16. KonradZuse
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    then we need her 25% of her sales. What you did above isn't correct.

  17. help123please.
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    Oh.

  18. KonradZuse
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    not too sure what you were trying to show honestly.

  19. KonradZuse
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    Maybe some math trick or something :p but it's not 15 * 40 * 25.

  20. help123please.
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    Can u type what ur doing so i understand it better?

  21. KonradZuse
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    She gets 25% of her sales, her sales total are 15,000. She then additionally gets 15$ an hour, for 40 hours per week, at 4 weeks a month.

  22. help123please.
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    Ok.let me try to work it out

  23. KonradZuse
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    Comissions and pay are COMPLETELY different.

  24. help123please.
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    Yes.

  25. KonradZuse
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    so a hint is that you only do it based on their sales.

  26. help123please.
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    ok

  27. KonradZuse
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    You could sell 0$ worth of insurance, and still get your 15 * 40 * 4.

  28. help123please.
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    ok.

  29. help123please.
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    could u work it out so i can understand it?

  30. KonradZuse
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    I gave you everything you need, what are you needing help with!?

  31. help123please.
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    What would the answer be,then?

  32. KonradZuse
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    What do you think it is?

  33. help123please.
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    Do you add them both together?

  34. help123please.
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    25 percent of 15000 is 375.

  35. KonradZuse
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    you get the commisions, you get the monthly pay. and add them.

  36. help123please.
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    at least i got that right,no?

  37. KonradZuse
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    nope.

  38. help123please.
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    OH.

  39. KonradZuse
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    almost.

  40. help123please.
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    15*40*4

  41. help123please.
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    2400?

  42. KonradZuse
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    yup.

  43. saifoo.khan
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    Everyone should fan @KonradZuse !!

  44. KonradZuse
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    hehe :p

  45. help123please.
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    dONE.

  46. KonradZuse
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    :p

  47. help123please.
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    so, 2400 plus

  48. KonradZuse
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    So wee have 2,400 + (15,000 * 0.25)???

  49. help123please.
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    2400 is salary

  50. help123please.
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    ok. lemme calculate

  51. help123please.
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    6.15 I got

  52. KonradZuse
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    :O?

  53. help123please.
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    I used a calculator

  54. help123please.
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    Hmm. Let me try again,

  55. KonradZuse
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    that's a bit off....

  56. KonradZuse
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    as in 6.15k or 6.15?

  57. KonradZuse
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    What is 15,000 * 0.25?

  58. help123please.
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    Just 6.15.

  59. help123please.
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    2.4 + 15 × 0.25 = 123 20 = 6.15

  60. KonradZuse
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    and we are using 2400 and 15000

  61. help123please.
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    Will you give me the answer and re explain? please?

  62. help123please.
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    for some reason I'm not getting it.

  63. KonradZuse
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    you need to use the correct values....

  64. KonradZuse
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    6.15 is correct for that, the answer itself is 6,150....

  65. help123please.
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    I'm sorry, it might be annoying, ;/

  66. KonradZuse
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    using 2.4, and 15 isn't going to work...

  67. KonradZuse
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    you would also need 0.0025

  68. KonradZuse
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    or 0.00025....

  69. KonradZuse
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    I see what you did, but you cannot chop 0's off of only 2 of the 3.

  70. help123please.
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    Type the equation please.

  71. KonradZuse
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    again 2,400 + (15,000 * 0.25)

  72. help123please.
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    i think i know what i did wrong

  73. help123please.
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    See, I saw on wiki answers that march was 5 wks long

  74. KonradZuse
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    maybe it is 5 weeks? A normal week is 4. That 5 has nothing to do with what you did wrong.... Look at what you posted, and what I posted...

  75. help123please.
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    OK.

  76. help123please.
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    Let me see...

  77. help123please.
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    First, the salary.

  78. help123please.
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    She gets 15 dollars an hour normally.

  79. help123please.
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    She works 40 hours.

  80. help123please.
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    15 x 40

  81. help123please.
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    600

  82. help123please.
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    600 x 4 = 2400

  83. help123please.
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    25 percent of 15000 is

  84. help123please.
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    3750

  85. help123please.
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    2400+3750?

  86. help123please.
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    6150 total?

  87. help123please.
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    konrad?

  88. help123please.
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    YAY! I finally got it!

  89. help123please.
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    Thanks!

  90. KonradZuse
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    Yup, correct.

  91. help123please.
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    Thank you!

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