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Ratios & Percentages
Ratios & Percentages
group rates for schools and districts

Percentages in the Real World Examples Page 1

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Commission Example

You landed a fabulous summer job working as a sales assistant at Shmacy's.  You earn a 4% commission on every sale you make, in addition to your wage of $8.50/hour.  After a long seven-hour shift, your sales totaled $1250.  What are your total earnings for that shift?

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