A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

anonymous

  • one year ago

Kelly makes $10 more per hour than her regular pay when she is working overtime. Yesterday, she worked 8 regular hours and 4 overtime hours and earned $160. What is Kelly's regular pay per hour?

  • This Question is Closed
  1. Directrix
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    What is Kelly's regular pay per hour? (A) $20 per hour (B) $10 per hour (C) $12 per hour (D) $16 per hour

  2. Directrix
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Let x = K's pay per regular hour Then, K's pay per overtime hour is (x + 10) 8x + 4(x + 10) = 160 8x + 4x + 40 = 160 Solve for x to get K's pay per regular hour @StudiousHojea

  3. Annie96
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    (B) $10 per hour 8x+4(x+10)=160 x=10 dollars

  4. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.