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taryn and alastair both mow lawns. Each charges a flat fee to mow a lawn. The table shows the number of lawns in the past week, the time spent mowing lawns and the money earned.

Taryn mowed 9 lawns. She spent 7.5 hrs mowing lawns. Taryn earned $112.50
Alastair mowed 7 lawns. He spent 5 hrs. mowing lawns. Alastair earned $122.50,

How much does Taryn charge to mow a lawn?

How much does Alastair charge to mow a lawn?
Who earns more per hour, Taryn or Alastair?

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  1. Since Taryn earns 122.50 to mow 7 lawns he charges
    122.5/7 or $ 17.50 to mow a lawn.

    Since Alastair earns 112.50 to mow 9 lawns he charges
    112.5/9 or $ 12.50 to mow a lawn.

    The number of hours he spends mowing does not enter this part of the question.

    Earning of Taryn per hour = 112.5/7.5 or $15.00 per hour
    Earning of Alastair per hour = 122.5/5 or $24.50 per hour

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  2. How much does taryn charge to mow a lawn.

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  3. You mixed taryn with Alastair

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  4. And he earns $12.50 for taryn and $17.50 for Alastair

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  5. You mixed up the numbers for the people.
    Taryn: $12.50
    Alastair: $17.50
    Who earns more per hour: Alastair

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  6. Thanks

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  7. why is everyone saying Alastair charges $12.50 to mow a lawn. its $13.61 because 9 cant go into 1 but can go into 12 1 time then you do 12 minus 9 which is 3 then bring down the 2 which 32, now this is where everyone is messing up, 9 goes into 32 3 times not 2. 9 times 2 is 18 and 3 times 9 is 27 so theres your mistake

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  8. idk the answer

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  9. ?

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  10. HA GOTTIM

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  11. yall are confusing i'm outa here

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  12. Since Taryn earns 122.50 to mow 7 lawns he charges
    122.5/7 or $ 17.50 to mow a lawn.

    Since Alastair earns 112.50 to mow 9 lawns he charges
    112.5/9 or $ 12.50 to mow a lawn.

    The number of hours he spends mowing does not enter this part of the question.

    Earning of Taryn per hour = 112.5/7.5 or $15.00 per hour
    Earning of Alastair per hour = 122.5/5 or $24.50 per hour

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  13. SOOOO CONFUSING!!!!

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  14. 96069006

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  15. I need to see the math

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  16. teacher:why do I hear talking

    me: cuz you got ears

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  17. WHY

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  18. Make the answers be sense

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  19. if Taryn and Alastair want to earn an additional $735 each, how many additional hours will each spend mowing lawns?

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  20. Taryn and Alastair both mow lawns. Each charges a flat fee to mow a lawn. The table shows the number of lawns mowed in the past week, the time spent mowing lawns, and the money earned.How much does Taryn charge to mow a lawn?

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