Posted by **Musibaba** on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 6:44am.

Brent's normal wage is $672 for a 40 hour week. He worked overtime and earned $873.60 in one week.

How many hours of overtime did he work if he was paid double time for the overtime worked?

Method please

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**Nelly**, Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 6:54am
Okk ! SO I am not completly suree about this :

The No. of overtime

worked =

the overtime wage / overtime rate

:) Someone Plz Clarify

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**PsyDAG**, Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 11:08am
$672/40 = $16.80 per hour

($873.60 - $672)/(2*$16.80) = overtime hours

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