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avaldez1

  • 3 years ago

The waitress and hostess at a restaurant share the tips at the end of every shift. Between the two of them, they earn an average of $90.00 in tips. The waitress takes $65.00, and the hostess takes $25.00. If they continue to earn money at this rate, how much will the waitress receive if they earn $270.00 at the end of the shift? A. $75.00 B. $105.00 C. $165.00 D. $195.00

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  1. terenzreignz
    • 3 years ago
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    I'm willing to go on a hunch here, and say the waitress takes 65/90, or 13/18 of the profits, while the hostess takes 25/90, or 5/18 of the profits. Having said that, the waitress should get 13/18 of 270, which is 195, so D

  2. terenzreignz
    • 3 years ago
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    Scratch profits, I meant tips

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