Algebra 1 A

"A student with two summer jobs earns $10 per hours at a cafe and $8 per hour at a market. The student would like to earn at least $800 per month."
a. write and graph an inequality to represent the situation. Include clear labels on the graph.
b. The student work at the market for 60 hours per month and can work at most 90 hours per month. Can the student earn at least $800 each month?

What inequality represents the number of hours that the student can work each month? graph.

What inequality represents the amount that the student can earn each month? graph.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 618
  1. Suppose she works c hours at the cafe, and m hours at the market.

    To earn at least $800, we need
    10c + 8m >= 800

    60 hours at the market means $480
    at most 90 hours per month means at most 30 hours at the cafe, for $300

    If you have trouble with the graphs, google graphing inequalities for examples. Or, heck, study your text...

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
  2. she cant earn the money needed

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    1. A painter earns $15 per hour. What is the minimum number of hours he must work to earn at least $200? Write an inequality to represent this situation and solve. I THINK: So you know that he earns $15 per hour so we can write

  2. math

    Lucy earns money babysitting. Her earnings and hours worked represent a direct variation. She worked for 4 hours and earned $25. Determine the constant of proportionality for hours worked per dollar earned. ;D

  3. Math

    Orlando earned $92.25 washing windows on the weekend. He worked 3.5 hours on Saturday and 6.75 hours on Sunday. If Orlando charges the same amount for every hour he works, how much does he earn per hour? I believe that what needs

  4. PLEASE HELP ME

    5. Maria is applying for a summer job. Six employees who do various jobs at the company earn $8.00, $8.50, $9.00, $9.50, $10.00 and $23.50 per hours, in the interview the boss tells maria that the median of hourly wages is 9.25,

  1. Math (Basic)

    "A woman earns 10.00 per hour at her job, but if she works more than 20 hours in a week she is paid 1.5 times her regular salary for the overtime hours worked. One week her gross pay was 275. How many overtime hours did she work

  2. math

    George saves 18% of his total gross weekly earnings from his 2 part-time jobs. He earns $6.25 per hour from one part-time job and $7.50 per hour from the other part-time job. George works a total of 40 hours between the two jobs

  3. 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?

  4. Math

    Lucy earns money babysitting. Her earnings and hours worked represent a direct variation. She worked for 4 hours and earned $25. Determine the constant of proportionality for hours worked per dollar earned.

  1. math

    The equation y = 12x describes the amount of money Louis earns, where x is the number of hours he works and y is the amount of money he earns. The table shows the amount of money Carl earns for different numbers of hours worked.

  2. algebra

    A manufacturer produces two types of bottled coffee drinks: cappuccinos and cafés au lait. Each bottle of cappuccino requires 6 ounces of coffee and 2 ounces of milk and earns a profit of $0.40. Each bottle of café au lait

  3. math 1

    Karen earns 28.50 for working six hours. If the same amount m she earns varies directly with h the number of hours she works , how much will she earn for working 10 hours?

  4. Science

    Why are the days typically hotter in June than in December here in the US? A.Beacuse the sun gives off more light and heat in the summer B.Because the Earth is closer to the sun in the summer and farther from the sun in the winter

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.