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# Find the slope and rewrite question

You are paid a monthly salary plus commission at your sales job. Using data from two months, find the monthly salary
(y-intercept) and commission rate (slope).

January Sales (x) $100,000 Monthly Pay (y)$3,750
February Sales (x) $200,000 Monthly Pay (y)$5,750.

Find the slope using the slope formula Use your slope and one of the points to write the equation in point-slope form Rewrite your equation in slope intercept form Write a sentence that gives your monthly salary and your percent commission.

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