# SOLUTION: Danny wants to sell his house. He would like to receive \$136,000 after deducting the 6% commission due to the real estate agent. What should the selling price for the house be to t

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 Question 95394: Danny wants to sell his house. He would like to receive \$136,000 after deducting the 6% commission due to the real estate agent. What should the selling price for the house be to the nearest dollar?Answer by scott8148(6628)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the agent gets 6% leaving Danny with 94%, so 94% of the selling price must equal 136000 .94x=136000 ... x=144681 (to the nearest dollar)