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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

you can earn $6 an hour raking leaves and $4 an hour selling ice cream. what is the most time you can spend selling ice cream if you can work only 10 hours per week and you want to make $52 a week?

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  1. anonymous
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    4hrs

  2. anonymous
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    why?

  3. anonymous
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    what do you mean y? you can only work 4 hours selling ice cream if you want to make $52 a week.

  4. anonymous
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    what don't you understand

  5. anonymous
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    well im asking how you figured that

  6. anonymous
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    if its $4 an hour for ice cream selling, and $6 an hour raking leaves, i can work 10 hours per work and make $52 but how did you solve it to be 4 hours?

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    you can only work 10 hours a week. and 10hrs=$52 so $6h+$4h=52. then guess and check. Wasn't sure how to do this any other way

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    okay, thanks!

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