Unformatted text preview: Comparing Wages A new employee at a sales company is offered one of three different possible salary packages, A, B, or C. The new
employee will work 15 hours per week. Package A: _ $105 for the 15 hours of work each week.
Package B: $60 plus a commission of 8% of all sales during the week.
Package C: 12% commission of all sales during the week. a) Letting x represent the dollar amount of sales during the week and S represent the weekly salary, write linear equations
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