Question 4 Problem Solving 2019 GMAT Official Guide Video explanation [PQID: PS07308]: Each week, a clothing salesperson receives a commission…

ian wayne says November 11, 2021 at 7:28 AM can u explain me pls thoroughly how and from where u got 800 from? Reply

GMAT Quantum says November 22, 2021 at 10:53 AM The total sales are $\$1300$, and they tell you that the salesperson receives a $15\%$ commission on the first $\$500$, and thus the salesperson will receive a commission of $20\%$ on the remaining amount of $1300-500=800$. I hope this makes sense. Reply

ian wayne says

can u explain me pls thoroughly how and from where u got 800 from?

GMAT Quantum says

The total sales are $\$1300$, and they tell you that the salesperson receives a $15\%$ commission on the first $\$500$, and thus the salesperson will receive a commission of $20\%$ on the remaining amount of $1300-500=800$. I hope this makes sense.