# Thread: Accounting help please?

1. ## Accounting help please?

For January, sales revenue is $700,000; sales commissions are 5% of sales; the sales manager's salary is$96,000; advertising expenses are $90,000; shipping expenses total 2% of sales; and miscellaneous selling expenses are$2,100 plus 1/2 of 1% of sales. Total selling expenses for the month of January are:

2. Originally Posted by Jluse7
For January, sales revenue is $700,000; sales commissions are 5% of sales; [700000 * .05] the sales manager's salary is$96,000; [96,000]
advertising expenses are $90,000; [90,000] shipping expenses total 2% of sales; [700000 * .02] miscellaneous expenses are$2,100 plus 1/2 of 1% of sales. [2100 + 700000 * .005]
Total selling expenses for the month of January are: [total of above]
Where were you having problems: seems quite straightforward...

3. Okay and I got 240,600 is that correct?

4. Originally Posted by Wilmer
Where were you having problems: seems quite straightforward...
First, answer my question.
May we know what grade you're in? Makes it easier for us to help...

5. Im a freshman in college and it works out to be the right answer

6. 259,500
I think thats the right answer but not sure