Yuvia works in a computer store, where she earns a commission of 8 percent of her sales. On Monday, her sales were $2,500.

Yuvia also earns a base salary of $45 per day.

What is the total amount she earned that day?

**ANSWER:** $245

She calculates the amount she made on commission:

($2,500)(0.08) =

✔ $200

[Total Salary = Base Pay + Commission]

✔ $245