# SOLUTION: Suppose a company offers you a sales position with your choice of two method of determining your yearly salary.One method pays \$12600 plus a bonus 2% of your sales .The other metho

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Mixture Word Problems Question 154811This question is from textbook : Suppose a company offers you a sales position with your choice of two method of determining your yearly salary.One method pays \$12600 plus a bonus 2% of your sales .The other method pays a straight 8% commission on your sales .For what yearly sales amount is it better to choose the fist method?This question is from textbook Answer by jojo14344(1512)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let = yearly sales We equate both offer: 12600+2%(x)=8%(x) -------------> the yearly sales should not exceed this much if you want to choose PLAN 1 (w/ 2% commission). IF sales go over \$210,000, then plan 2 (w/ 8%) is a better choice --- MORE MONEY. Try \$220,000? \$250,000? You'll see. Thank you, Jojo