# Algebra-help

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Jordan decides to start a garden care service. He plans to charge \$20 for the first hour and \$10 for each additional hour that he spends working on a garden. He works 5 days a week and takes care of one different garden each day. How many hours will he need to work if he wants to earn at least \$250 a week?
Write an inequality for the total number of hours he needs to work. Solve the inequality and check your answer.
I know it \$20(5)+ \$10(3 hrs)= \$250.

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\$20(5)+ \$10h > \$250

100 + 10h > 250

10h > 150

h > 150/10

h >= 15

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Thank you so much Ms.Sue - just couldn't quite get it right...

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Thank you Ms. Sue

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You're welcome, Brendon/Deborah.

Please use just one name for your posts.

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Sorry that was my brother - thinking he was funny

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