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Lamont earns $5.70 per hour. last Friday Lamont received a pay check for $745.25. this pay check included an extra $200 bonus. about how many hours did Lamont work during the last pay period? ms sue please help, i would really appreciate it.

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  1. 5.7x + 200 = 745.25

    5.7x + 200-200 = 745.25.-200

    5.7x = 545.25

    Solve for x

    x = ?

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  2. (745.25 - 200) / 5.70 = ?

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  3. about 96 ( 95.657894) thanks to the both of u!!:) :D

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  4. You're welcome.

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