Algebra

Jan's pay is in direction variation to t he hours she works. Jan earns $54 for 12 hours of work. How much will she earn for 18 hours work?

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  1. 12/54 = 18/x

    Cross multiply and solve for x.

    She is grossly underpaid.

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    Ms. Sue
  2. Federal minimum wage is $7.25 an hour.

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  3. It is $14 in Ontario, which is about $11.25 US

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