Enter the total sales ($) and the indirect sales ($) into the Direct Sales Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Direct Sales.

## Direct Sales Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Direct Sales.

**DS = TS – IS**

- Where DS is the Direct Sales ($)
- TS is the total sales ($)
- IS is the indirect sales ($)

## How to Calculate Direct Sales?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Direct Sales.

Example Problem #1:

- First, determine the total sales ($).
- The total sales ($) is given as: 450.

- Next, determine the indirect sales ($).
- The indirect sales ($) is provided as: 75.

- Finally, calculate the Direct Sales using the equation above:

DS = TS – IS

The values given above are inserted into the equation below:

DS = 450 – 75 = 375 ($)

Example Problem #2:** **

For this problem, the variables needed are provided below:

total sales ($) = 800

indirect sales ($) = 200

This example problem is a test of your knowledge on the subject. Use the calculator above to check your answer.

DS = TS – IS** = ?**