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Question from Natasha:

Veronika works at Future Shop and earns 10.50 pesos/h plus 6% commission on sales. Last week Veronika worked 40 hours. What was Veronika’s weekly gross salary if her total sales were 2050 pesos?

Hi Natasha,

Veronika's salary is 10.50 pesos for every hour she works. She works 40 hours so what is her salary for these 40 hours? Her total sales were 2050 pesos and he commission is 6% of her sales. What is 6% of 2050? What is her salary plus commission?


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