# algebra 2

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Ms. Tweed earns \$12 an hour. Deductions for taxes and insurance take 25 percent of her earnings. Which equation could be solved to find Ms. Tweed’s take-home pay, p, after 80 hours of work?

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80 * 12 * 0.75 = p

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