Posted by **Katherine** on Monday, August 9, 2010 at 10:52pm.

Monica Wilson gets $12.75 per hour with time and a half for any time over 40 hours per week. If she works a 50 hr week and gets paid $652.25, by how much was she underpaid?

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, August 9, 2010 at 10:53pm
I'll be glad to critique your answer.

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**Katherine**, Monday, August 9, 2010 at 10:56pm
how do i set up the equation?

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, August 9, 2010 at 11:05pm
12.75 * 40 = ?

Time and a half = 12.75 * 1.5 = ?

Multiply the above by 10 hours.

Add those together and subtract 652.75.

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 12:56am
49.05

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