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anonymous
 one year ago
Aaron works part time as a salesperson for an electronics store. He earns $6.75 per hour plus a percent commission on all of his sales. Last week Aaron worked 17 hours and earned a gross income of $290.63. Find Aaron’s percent commission if his total sales for the week were $3,350. If necessary, round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a percent.
anonymous
 one year ago
Aaron works part time as a salesperson for an electronics store. He earns $6.75 per hour plus a percent commission on all of his sales. Last week Aaron worked 17 hours and earned a gross income of $290.63. Find Aaron’s percent commission if his total sales for the week were $3,350. If necessary, round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a percent.

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1gross income = (total sales)*commission + (hourly wage)*number of hours plug in the numbers and solve for the commission

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0290.63=(3,350)* + (6.75)* 17

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1good so far, so keep going.... you want to solve for the comission

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1290.63=(3,350)*commission + (6.75)* 17 so now find the comission

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0$6.75/hr x 17hrs = $114.75

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0$290.63  $114.75 = $175.88

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0$175.88/$3,350 = 0.0525 or 5.25%

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1fantastic! that's our answer
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