# Finance

An employee makes an hourly rate plus any tips they earn. This tip employee made a total of \$400 by working 28 hours last week. If \$253 of their total earnings was their tips, what is their hourly rate of pay?

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1. Rate = \$X per hour.

Pay = 28X + 253 = 400
28x = 400 - 253 = 147
X = \$5.25 per hour.

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posted by Henry
2. Erica sells magazine subscriptions and makes a flat rate of \$5.35 for each subscription she sells. If Erica made \$42.80 on Monday, \$64.20 on Tuesday and \$74.90 on Wednesday, how many subscriptions did she sell in the three days?

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3. !@#\$%^&

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