John has two part time jobs. He works no more than 40 hours per week. He earns $6 per hour from the first job and $8 per hour from the second job. To cover his expenses, he needs to earn at lease $210 per week. Which of the
An employee earns $7.00 and hour for the first 35 hours worked in a week, and $10.50 for any hours over 35. One paycheck (before deductions) was for $308.00.How many hours did the employee work? Let t denote the overtime hours.
Manny works 40 hours per week. He must work for his parents where he earns $8 per hour. He also works for a computer company where he earns $20 per hour. What is the minimum number of hours Manny can work for the computer company
Emily’s dad pays her for picking strawberries. Each hour she works he increases her pay. The first hour she earns two cents, the second hour she earns four cents, the third hour eight cents, and so on, doubling the amount each
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
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.
If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, & John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together? ' I am having trouble remembering how to set up the equation? Amount of work
A student earns $10 per hour for tutoring and $7 per hour as a teacher's aide. To have enough free time for studies, he can work no more than 20 hours per week. The tutoring center requires that each tutor spends at least three
A part time job pays $465.55 a week and a fixed hourly rate for any extra hours of work. For 2 weeks Emily works 4 extra hours per week and earns a total of $1211.10. What is the amount paid for each hour of extra work?