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Joel earns vher regular pay of $7.50 an hour for up to 40 hours of work in a week. For each hour over 40 hours of work in a week Joel is paid a one and a half times her regular pay how much does Joel earn for a week in which she works 42 hours?

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    for 40 hours she makes $7.50/hr For 2 hors she makes 1.5($7.50/hr)

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Why does she make 1.5 in two hours??

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    How did you get that number ? I mean

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I'm confused 😩

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    322.5 is total in which she worked in 42 hours. Regular pay: $7.50(40 hours) = $300 Additional pay over 40 hours: $1.50($7.50) = $11.25/hour 40 hours + 2 additional hours = 42 hours $300 + ($11.25 + $11.25) = $322.5 Therefore, She earns $322.5 in 42 hours.

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    because it says for every hour over 40 she gets paid 1½ times her regular pay

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ohhh okay, thanks guys!!!! :D

  8. freeG13
    • one year ago
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    ok so fist 40 times 7.50 which is 300 plus 3.75 an hour times two so 7.50 so in total 307.50

  9. freeG13
    • one year ago
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    oh wait sorry 7.50 plus 15 dollars so in total $322.50

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    It's alright :) thanks !!

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