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As a salesperson at Roaring Waves Beach Supplies, Carissa receives a monthly base pay plus commission on all that she sells. If she sells $500 worth of merchandise in one month, she is paid $405. If she sells $900 of merchandise in one month, she is paid $489. Find Carissa's salary when she sells $1,700 worth of merchandise.

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    to start you off, ill give you a medal and leave, because i suck at math ;D

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    once u get 50 medals, you will buy a title like "Mathlete" err somethin

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    if you suck at math then why try to help me?

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    i tried to start u off in open study

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    and i did

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    and goobi

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    o and every time u can, bump up ur question u will find it right under where your original question was asked, on the top

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    it means your question will be on the top again and u might get more people to help u

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    $489 - $405 = $84 $900 - $500 = $400 Thus, from every dollar of merchandise she sells, she gets $(84 / 400) $1700 - $900 = $800 Thus, she will earn $(84 / 400) * (800) = $168 more. Hence, her salary for selling $1700 worth of merchandise is: $489 + $168 = $657

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    if it tells u to wait like 30 or 70 mins, close the question and re ask it

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    when your done with the question, you may close it and ask another one

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    as u can see the question has been answered, so close your question now. and welcome to OpenStudy

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