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Simon arrived at work at 8:15am anf left work at 10:30pm. If Simon gets paid by the hour at a rate of $10 and time and 1/2 for any hours worked over 8 in a day, how much did Simon get paid?

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    How many hours is Simon at work?

    How much did he make for the first 8 hours?

    How much did he make at the overtime rate?

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