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October 24, 2014

Posted by **Jayson Angole** on Monday, April 1, 2013 at 10:27am.

Part A: Write a linear function to model the relationship between the number of hours worked and the money earned.

Function _____________

Part B: Explain the meaning of slope in the context of the problem.

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**Steve**, Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11:17amby working 25 extra hours, he earned $1540 more. That's $61.60/hr

So, his pay for x sours is

p(x) = 61.6x-1263

the slope is the rate of change ($ per hour), or his hourly rate.

- Math-Help -
**Billy**, Monday, April 1, 2013 at 7:38pmWhere did you get 1263 from>?

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**jayson Angole**, Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:48amyea whered you get 1263 from?

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**Stephen**, Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 10:29pmPlug the slope of 61.6, y of 585 and an x of 30 to get the y-intercept of -1263 which is b. So your formula would be y = 61.6x - 1263 for this problem.

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