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Question

When hired at a new job selling jewelry, you are ...

 When hired at a new job selling jewelry, you are given two pay options: 

- Option A: Base salary of \( \$ 17,000 \) a year with a commission of \( 12 \% \) of your sales 

- Option B: Base salary of \( \$ 20,000 \) a year with a commission of \( 5 \% \) of your sales 

How much jewelry would you need to sell for option A to produce a larger income? 

Answer

17+0.12x

20+0.05x

Solution
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