# Question #09159

##### 1 Answer

His sales in each company must be

#### Explanation:

Let his sales is

First Company

His commission is

His absolute commission is

His earning from first company is

Second company

His salary is

His Commission is

His absolute commission is

His total earnings from company 2 is

His total earnings from both the companies are the same.

Then -

#(5x)/100=x/100+260#

Solve for

Multiply both sides with

#((5x)/100)xx100=(x/100+260) xx100#

#(5x)/cancel(100)xx cancel(100)=(x/cancel(100)xxcancel(100))+(260xx100)#

#5x=x+26000#

Add

#5x-x=cancel(x)cancel(-x)+26000#

#4x=26000#

Multiply both sides with

#cancel(4)x xx1/cancel(4)=26000xx1/4=6500#

His sales in each company must be