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nudeoua

  • one year ago

Lana makes $8 an hour plus $12 an hour for every hour of overtime. Overtime hours are any hours more than 40 hours for the week. Part A: Create an equation that shows the amount of wages earned, W, for working x hours in a week when there is no overtime. Part B: Create an equation that shows the amount of wages earned, S, for working y hours of overtime. Hint: Remember to include in the equation the amount earned from working 40 hours. Part C: Lana earned $368 in 1 week. How many hours (regular plus overtime) did she work?

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  1. TylerD
    • one year ago
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    what are you having trouble with exactly?

  2. TylerD
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    for part A we have wages earned = $8 multiplied by x hours how would you write that as an equation?

  3. nudeoua
    • one year ago
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    w=8x

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