Sales Tax and Discount In a department store, a \$40 dress is marked, "Save 25%." What is the discount? What is the sale price of the dress? In a bicycle.

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Sales Tax and Discount In a department store, a \$40 dress is marked, "Save 25%." What is the discount? What is the sale price of the dress? In a bicycle store, a \$500 bicycle is marked, "Get a 30% discount." What is the sale price of the bicycle? If the sales tax rate is 6% in Cobb County, then how much would you pay in Powder Springs for a pair of shoes that cost \$39.00?

Sales Tax and Discount In a department store, a \$40 dress is marked, "Save 25%." What is the discount? What is the sale price of the dress? Solution: \$40 x.25 = \$30 In a bicycle store, a \$500 bicycle is marked, "Get a 30% discount." What is the sale price of the bicycle? If the sales tax rate is 6% in Cobb County, then how much would you pay in Powder Springs for a pair of shoes that cost \$39.00?

Sales Tax and Discount In a department store, a \$40 dress is marked, "Save 25%." What is the discount? What is the sale price of the dress? Solution: \$40 x.25 = \$30 In a bicycle store, a \$500 bicycle is marked, "Get a 30% discount." What is the sale price of the bicycle? Solution: \$500 x.30 = \$350 If the sales tax rate is 6% in Cobb County, then how much would you pay in Powder Springs for a pair of shoes that cost \$39.00?

Sales Tax and Discount In a department store, a \$40 dress is marked, "Save 25%." What is the discount? What is the sale price of the dress? Solution: \$40 x.25 = \$30 In a bicycle store, a \$500 bicycle is marked, "Get a 30% discount." What is the sale price of the bicycle? Solution: \$500 x.30 = \$350 If the sales tax rate is 6% in Cobb County, then how much would you pay in Powder Springs for a pair of shoes that cost \$39.00? Solution: \$41.34

Discount Answers for Homework A.Skates - \$54Skis - \$180 B.Skates - \$48Skis - \$160 C.Skates - \$45Skis - \$150 D.Skates - \$42Skis - \$140

Sales Commission Commission is an amount of money paid to an employee or company as an incentive to sell more. A straight commission is a percentage of sales. Commission = Percent x Selling Price

The Stettnisch family's house was sold for \$300,000. How much money will they have after they pay their real estate agent a 5% commission? Solution: \$300,000 x 5%

The Stettnisch family's house was sold for \$300,000. How much money will they have after they pay their real estate agent a 5% commission? Solution: \$300,000 x 0.05

The Stettnisch family's house was sold for \$300,000. How much money will they have after they pay their real estate agent a 5% commission? Solution: \$300,000 x 0.05 = \$15,000

The Stettnisch family's house was sold for \$300,000. How much money will they have after they pay their real estate agent a 5% commission? Solution: \$300,000 x 0.05 = \$15,000 \$300,000 - \$15,000 = \$285,000

A stock broker receives a commission of 11% for selling annuities to her clients. If she sells \$50,000 in annuities, how much commission will she earn?

Solution: \$50,000 x 11%

A stock broker receives a commission of 11% for selling annuities to her clients. If she sells \$50,000 in annuities, how much commission will she earn? Solution: \$50,000 x 0.11

A stock broker receives a commission of 11% for selling annuities to her clients. If she sells \$50,000 in annuities, how much commission will she earn? Solution: \$50,000 x 0.11 = \$5,500

The Jones family purchases \$350,000 in life insurance from an insurance broker. How much will they pay the insurance broker if she charges a 0.5% commission?

Solution: \$350,000 x 0.005 =

The Jones family purchases \$350,000 in life insurance from an insurance broker. How much will they pay the insurance broker if she charges a 0.5% commission? Solution: \$350,000 x 0.005 = \$1,750

A car salesman earns a 3% commission on sales. If he sells a car for \$27,990, how much commission will he earn?

Solution: \$27,990 x 0.03 =

A car salesman earns a 3% commission on sales. If he sells a car for \$27,990, how much commission will he earn? Solution: \$27,990 x 0.03 = \$839.70

A computer salesman earns a 5.5% commission on each sale. If he sells 5 computers in one week for a total of \$15,500, how much commission does he earn? The Chen family sold their house through a real estate agent for \$330,000. If the real estate agent gets a 4.5% commission, how much will the Chen family have to pay her?

A computer salesman earns a 5.5% commission on each sale. If he sells 5 computers in one week for a total of \$15,500, how much commission does he earn? Solution: \$852. 50 The Chen family sold their house through a real estate agent for \$330,000. If the real estate agent gets a 4.5% commission, how much will the Chen family have to pay her?

A computer salesman earns a 5.5% commission on each sale. If he sells 5 computers in one week for a total of \$15,500, how much commission does he earn? Solution: \$852. 50 The Chen family sold their house through a real estate agent for \$330,000. If the real estate agent gets a 4.5% commission, how much will the Chen family have to pay her? Solution: \$14,850

A pharmaceutical sales rep receives an 3.5% commission for selling medication to physicians. If he sells \$22,500 of medication, then how much commission will he earn? A department store pays an interior designer a 25% commission for sales. How much will the department store have to pay the interior designer if her weekly sales are \$1,875?

A pharmaceutical sales rep receives an 3.5% commission for selling medication to physicians. If he sells \$22,500 of medication, then how much commission will he earn? Solution: \$787.50 A department store pays an interior designer a 25% commission for sales. How much will the department store have to pay the interior designer if her weekly sales are \$1,875?

A pharmaceutical sales rep receives an 3.5% commission for selling medication to physicians. If he sells \$22,500 of medication, then how much commission will he earn? Solution: \$787.50 A department store pays an interior designer a 25% commission for sales. How much will the department store have to pay the interior designer if her weekly sales are \$1,875? Solution: \$468.75

A wholesale food rep earns a 3.25% commission on sales. If her annual sales is \$35,000, how much commission will she earn?

Solution: \$1,137.50

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