Posted by **George** on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 11:02pm.

Sandy Sanders has an hourly wage of $ 15.00 and is paid time and one half for

all overtime after 40 hours. Calculate Sandy’s gross pay for the week of August

13 for which she worked the following number of hours.

Sunday:

Monday: 8.5

Tuesday: 9.5

Wednesday: 6.25

Thursday: 7.5

Friday: 10.25

Saturday: 3.25

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 11:06pm
15 * 40 = _____ regular pay

Add the number of hours she worked and subtract from 40.

Multiply the difference by (15 * 1.5)

Add the product to her regular pay.

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**George**, Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 11:11pm
K thanks

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 11:15pm
You're welcome.

Oops -- I goofed! Add the number of hours she worked and **subtract 40 from it!**

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