• What are you looking for?


    • Question

      A salesman is allowed 24% commission on the total sales by him and a bonus of 1% on the sales over Rs. 25000. If the total earnings of a salesman is Rs. 11475, find the total sales.

      A 48,400 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      B 44,960 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      C 46,900 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      D 48,900 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      E None of these Correct Answer Incorrect Answer

      Solution

      Let the total sales be x According to the question  x × 24/100 + (x - 25000) × 1/100 = 11,475 24x/100 + (x-25000)/100 = 11475 24x + x – 25000 = 11, 47,500 25x = 11, 72,500 x = 46,900

      Practice Next

      Relevant for Exams:

      ×
      ×