# SOLUTION: Over the last three years, Salesperson A has earned twice as much as Salesperson B, who in turn has averaged 50% more than Salesperson C. The three combined to make \$220,000 over t

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 Click here to see ALL problems on percentage Question 591962: Over the last three years, Salesperson A has earned twice as much as Salesperson B, who in turn has averaged 50% more than Salesperson C. The three combined to make \$220,000 over the three years. How much did Salesperson B earn on average in any year?Answer by josmiceli(9645)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let = amount salesperson A earns in 3 yrs Let = amount salesperson B earns in 3 yrs Let = amount salesperson C earns in 3 yrs given: (1) (2) (3) ------------------- (2) By substitution and (1) and -------------- Salesperson B averaged \$ 20,000 per yr