# solve this word problem suppose you have a job mowing lawns that pays \$12 per hour you also have a job at a clothing store that pays \$10 per hour you need to earn at least \$350 per week but

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1. ### Ed white

solve this word problem suppose you have a job mowing lawns that pays \$12 per hour you also have a job at a clothing store that pays \$10 per hour you need to earn at least \$350 per week but you can work no more than 35 hours per week you must work a minimum of 10 hours per ...
2. ### algebra

could you please help me? john needs to earn \$693 to pay for trip. he finds job that pays \$7 per hour and he mows lawns for \$9. an hour a. write an inequality describing his goal in terms of hours at his job, x, and hours mowing lawns, y . i wrote 7x + 9y = 693., is this ...
3. ### Math

Cody wants to go on his senior class trip. He finds a job that pays \$7 per hour and he also mows lawns for \$9 an hour. He needs to earn \$693 to pay for the trip, excluding spending money. 1. Write an inequality describing Cody's goal in terms of hours at his job, x, and hours ...
4. ### Algebra

Sarah has two part-time jobs and needs to earn at least \$300 total per week. Job A pays her \$10 an hour and job B pays \$7.50 an hour. Write an inequality that represents this scenario. Name and label your variables, such as Job A= x.
5. ### Algebra

Sarah has two part-time jobs and needs to earn at least \$300 total per week. Job A pays her \$10 an hour and job B pays \$7.50 an hour. Write an inequality that represents this scenario. Name and label your variables, such as Job A= x.
6. ### Algebra

Sarah has two part-time jobs and needs to earn at least \$300 total per week. Job A pays her \$10 an hour and job B pays \$7.50 an hour. Wite an equality that represents this scenario.
7. ### Algebra 1

suppose you can work a total of no more than 20 hours per week at your two jobs. Babysitting pays \$5 per hour, and your cashier job pays \$6 per hour. youneed to earn at least \$90per week to cover your expenses. Write a system of inequalities that show s the various numbers of ...
8. ### Math

Hi i'm having trouble with a question. it states During the Summer you take 2 part time jobs. The first job pays \$5 per hour. The 2nd Job pays \$8 per hour. You want to earn at least \$150 a week and work 25 hours or less a week. Write a system of inequalities that model the ...
9. ### math

If you're currently making \$6.75 per hour and you're offered a new job that pays \$7.47 per hour, how much more would you make per hour at the new job? A.\$.28 B.\$.72 C.\$1.28 D.\$1.72
10. ### algebra

You can work a total of no more than 34 hours per week at your two jobs. House cleaning pays \$8 per hour and your sales job pays \$6 per hour. You need to earn at least \$245 per week to cover your expenses. Write a system of inequalities that shows the various numbers of hours ...
11. ### Algebra

Job A pays Edith \$4 an hour. Job B pays her \$8 an hour. She will work both jobs. She is able to work no more than 15 hours a week. She wants to earn at least \$80 a week, working a combination of both jobs. Write a system of inequalities that can use used to represent the ...
12. ### 9th grade

kyle just started a new job that pays \$7 per hour. He had been making \$5 per hour at his old job. Kyle worked a total of 54 hours last month and made \$388 before deductions. How many hours did he work at his new job?
13. ### Math

A student can work at a job that pays \$4 an hour for 25 hours to earn \$100 or can work at a second job that pays \$5 per hour for \$20 to earn \$100. If the student spends time at each job, find two other amounts of time at each job needed to earn \$100.
14. ### Math

kyle just started a new job that pays \$7 per hour. He had been making \$5 per hour at his old job. Kyle worked a total of 54 hours last month and made \$388 before deductions. How many hours did he work at his new job?
15. ### Math

kyle just started a new job that pays \$7 per hour. He had been making \$5 per hour at his old job. Kyle worked a total of 54 hours last month and made \$388 before deductions. How many hours did he work at his new job?
16. ### word problems

you are considering 2 jobs. one job pays \$350 per week plus 2% commission on all sales. The second job pays \$1200 per month and 2.5% commission on all sales. assuming sales of \$1000,000 during the year, which job pays the best?
17. ### Math Algebra 1

suppose you ca work a total of no more than 20 hours per week at your 2 jobs. baby-sitting \$5 per hour, and your cashier job pays \$6 per hour. you need to earn at least \$90 per week to cover your expences. question : write a system of inequalities that showas the various ...
18. ### Math

Ronald need to earn at least Php 2,500 from his two jobs to cover his weekly expenses.This week,he can work for at most 42 hours.His job as a gas station attendant pays Php 52.50 per hour while his job as parking attendant pays Php 40 per hour. A. Write a system of linear ...
19. ### matthematics

Fiona has a a job that pays \$7 an hour for a 40-hour work week and \$10 an hour for every hour of overtime that she works. If she works 43 hours, how much money will she make before any deductions are made?
20. ### algebra

Mike works part-time at a grocery store. He also mows lawns to earn some extra money. He earns \$9.50 per hour at the grocery store and \$12 per hour for mowing lawns. He worked for a total of 40 hours last week. Which equation represents the relationship between his total ...
21. ### Consumer Math

Please help :) 1.You get a part-time job earning \$8.60/hr. Tips are \$3.25/hr on average. You work for 15 hours. What is your gross base pay? 2. You are paid \$9.25/hr at your part-time job. You are considering working a part-time job for \$5.90/hr that also pays an average of \$4...
22. ### Math

Terry and Ed start a lawn mowing business and purchase the mowers and equipment for \$1,300. They charge \$15 for each lawn and use \$2 worth of gas for each job. How many lawns must Terry and Ed mow before breaking even? a. 10 lawns b. 50 lawns c. 100 lawns*** d. 1,000 lawns
23. ### Algebra 1

erry and ed start a lawn mowing business and purchase mowers and equipment for \$800. They charge \$20 for each lawn and \$4 worth of gas for each job. How many laws must Terry and Ed mow before breaking even? a .34 lawns b. 40 lawns c. 50 lawns d. 20 lawns IS IT A ????
24. ### math

You have two job offers on the table. The first job you will earn a weekly salary of \$14 per hour. The second job offers you \$7 per hour plus 30% commission. Explain how you would decide which job to take. What would be the deciding factor? Explain to your classmates which job...
25. ### math

During the summer holidays,your brother earns extra money mowing lawns.He mows 6 lawns an hour and has 21 lawns to mow.How long will it take him?
26. ### Algebra.

Terry and Ed start a lawn mowing business and purchase mowers and equipment for \$800. They charge \$20 for each lawn and \$4 worth of gas for each job. How many laws must Terry and Ed mow before breaking even? a .34 lawns b. 40 lawns c. 50 lawns d. 20 lawns IS IT A ????
27. ### personl finance

Bill Mason is considering two job offers. Job 1 pays a salary of \$43,300 with \$5,310 of nontaxable employee benefits. Job 2 pays a salary of \$40,500 and \$6,380 of nontaxable benefits. Use a 20 percent tax rate.
28. ### math

8 workers together at the same rate finished a painting job in 5 hours. hour long would it take 12 such workers working at the same rate to finish the same job? each worker finished____(fraction) of the job in one hour. 12 workers finished_____(fraction) of the job in one hour...
29. ### math

Julie has been offered two jobs. The first pays \$400 per week. The second job pays \$175 per week plus 15% commission on her sales. How much will she have to sell in order for the second job to pay as much as the first?
30. ### 8th grade

Direct Variation: when you have a job that pays an hourly wage, the amount you earn varies directly with the number of hours you work. Suppose you earn \$7.10/ hour working at the library.
31. ### Matg

kyle has a job at t shirts r us that pays \$8.50 per hour" but requires an employee to purchase a uniform for \$15. Kara works at caps n tees and earns \$6 an hour. How many hours would kyle and kara have to work to earn the same pay?
32. ### Math

A college student decides that school work limits him to a total of no more than 36  hours per week at his two part­time jobs. He earns \$6 per hour hanging wall paper and  he has a sales job that pays \$8 per hour. He needs to earn...
33. ### math

lola is mowing lawns she mows 2/3 every 1/2 hour, how many lawns does she mow in 6 hours
34. ### Economics

Suppose George is makeing \$18 an hour installing electronic chips in handheld computers. Would your offer to work for \$8 an hour get you the job? Why might a profit-maximizing employer turn down your offer? This is a bit of an open ended question. My offer to undercut george ...
35. ### math

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. ...
36. ### Math

Julie has been offered two jobs. The 1st one pays \$400 per week. The 2nd job pays \$175 per week plus 15% commision of her sales. How much will she have to sell i n order for the 2nd job to pay as much as the first? how do you do this? i don't know the steps to.
37. ### math

Melissa returned home from mowing lawns at 4:15 PM. It took 1 and ¾ hours of an hour to mow the first lawn. The second and third lawns she mowed each took 1 and ⅕ hours. She took only a 45-minute break. When did Melissa begin mowing the first lawn?
38. ### accounting

Plumley Ad Agency contracted with a company to prepare an ad campaign. Plumley uses a job order costing system. Plumley estimates that the job will take 145 designer hours at \$90 per hour and 85 staff hours at \$45 per hour. Plumley uses two overhead rates in applying overhead ...
39. ### algebra

It takes 7 hours for Isabella to rake leaves by herself.Her brother can work 3 times as fast.if they work together,how long will its take them to rake leaves? My answer: Isabella can do one job in 7 hours (1/7in one hour).Matthew does 3/4 of the job in one hour. Together they ...
40. ### algbra

You have a full time job at a clothing store that pays a base rate of \$13 per hour, with time-and-a-half for hours over forty in a week. You also earn a 2% commission on your total sales for the pay period. You are paid biweekly. You have determined that the withholding amount...
41. ### help!/ very puzzled

remon rented a sprayer and a genarator. On his first job, he used each peice of equipment for 6 hours at a total cost of \$90. On his second job,he used the sprayer for 4 hours and the genarator for 8 hours at the cost of \$100. what was the hourly cost of each peice of ...
42. ### Math

Taryn mowed lawns. Taryn mowed 9 lawns within the past week. Time spent mowing lawns (in hours)=7.5 Money Earned=\$112.50 How much does Taryn charge to mow a lawn? \$15.00 per hour Can you please check to see if this is correct? Thank you
43. ### Math

Tyler earns 7\$ an hour mowing lawns. Write and solve an inequality that he can use to find at least how many hours he has to work to earn 100\$
44. ### Math

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 following system of linear inequalities shows the ...
45. ### 8th grade math

Sue whants to by a new printer that costs \$189.She has \$125 saved.She has a job that pays \$8.00 an hour.How many hours must she work to earn enough to buy the printer?

1.Sam got a new job with a \$7.00 per hour raise. He worked for 5 hours and got paid \$85.00. How much did he make before the raise? A) \$10.00 per hour B) \$11.00 per hour C) \$12.00 per hour D) \$13.00 per hour 2.Claire has a part time job walking dogs Monday thought Friday. ...
47. ### Algebra 1

You have decided to get a job to pay for a car to drive. You estimate it will cost you \$300 per month to buy and maintain the car. You get a job that pays \$9.10 per hour. Write an equation for your pay as a function of the hours worked (Use x for the hours and y for the pay). ...
48. ### Algebra 1

You have decided to get a job to pay for a car to drive. You estimate it will cost you \$300 per month to buy and maintain the car. You get a job that pays \$9.10 per hour. Write an equation for your pay as a function of the hours worked (Use x for the hours and y for the pay). ...
49. ### Algebra 1

You have decided to get a job to pay for a car to drive. You estimate it will cost you \$300 per month to buy and maintain the car. You get a job that pays \$9.10 per hour. Write an equation for your pay as a function of the hours worked (Use x for the hours and y for the pay). ...
50. ### ALGEBRA!!!!

how do you make this into an equation? whats the x and y intercept? She has two jobs, at her first job she makes \$10 per hour, at her second job she makes \$12 per hour. last week she made \$440.
51. ### Algebra

how do you make this into an equation? whats the x and y intercept? She has two jobs, at her first job she makes \$10 per hour, at her second job she makes \$12 per hour. last week she made \$440.
52. ### Math

how do you make this into an equation? whats the x and y intercept? She has two jobs, at her first job she makes \$10 per hour, at her second job she makes \$12 per hour. last week she made \$440.
53. ### algebra or algebra1

A woman works two jobs, making 35 dollars per hour on the first and 25 dollars per hour on the second. One week she works twice as many hours on the first job than the second job and earns 1330 dollars. How many hours did she work on the second job
54. ### Microecon

Juan mows lawns in his neighborhood for extra money. Suppose the demand for lawn mowing in Joe’s neighborhood is: QD = 48 – 2P and that the supply of lawn mowing (Juan’s willingness to mow lawns) is: Qs = -12 + P. The market-clearing price of lawn mowing is \$____ per ...
55. ### algebra 2 word problems

1) the marching bad is selling cases of fruit for \$11 a case. Write an algebraic expression for the total sales in dollars of c case. i wrote: \$11e 2) your job pays \$7 per hour. Write an algebraic expression for your pay in dollars for working h hours i wrote: \$7(h) are these ...
56. ### english

I need help with my one paragraph (8 to 12 sentences in length) assignment. My biggest problem I believe is my topic sentence (which must be the first sentence of the paragraph). Also I need help with transitioning between one of my sentences. The following is the scenario ...
57. ### 5th grade math

I need help with this problem..the answer and how you got it. thanks amy gets 1 hour for lunch at her job. today she used 1/4 hour to eat and 2/5 hour to run an errand. she spent the rest of her lunchtime writing a letter. how may minutes did amy spend writhing the letter?
58. ### math

You are paid \$8.55/hr at your part-time job. You work 10 hours per week. You are considering working a part-time job for \$6.25/hr, and it pays tips. You will earn an average of \$3.00/hr in tips. If you work the same 10 hours at the new job, how much more is your total gross ...
59. ### College Accounting 211

A company's predetermined overhead rate is \$19.00 per direct labor hour and its direct labor wage rate is \$16.00 per hour. Job A100 direct maerials cost is \$280 and Direct Labor \$240. 1. What is the total manufacturing cost assigned to Job A100? 2. If Job A100 consists of 70 ...
60. ### algebra

Miranda worked two part-time jobs last week. The first job paid \$8 an hour, and the second job paid \$11 an hour. She worked a total of 23 hours last week and earned \$208. How many hours did Miranda work at the first job?
61. ### economics

Suppose George is making \$18 an hour installing electronic chips in hand held computers. Would your offer to work for \$8 an hour get you the job? Why might a profit-maximizing employer turn down your offer?
62. ### Economics

Suppose George is making \$18 an hour installing electronic chips in hand held computers. Would you offer to work for \$8 an hour to get you the job? Why might a profit-maximizing employer turn down you offer?
63. ### Math

During the summer, you mow lawns for extra money. One customer pays you to mow the lawn every 6 days and another customer pays you to mow the lawn every 9 days. If you mow both lawns today, in how many days will uou mow both lawns again on the same day?
64. ### algebra

Jims Brakes charges \$25 for parts and \$55 per hour to fix the brakes on a car. Myrons Auto charges \$40 for parts and \$30 per hour to do the same job. What length of job in hours would have the same cost on both shapes?
65. ### Algebra

Jim's Brakes charges \$25 for parts and \$55 per hour to fix the brakes on a car. Myron's Auto charges \$40 for parts and \$30 per hour to do the same job. What length of job in hours would have the same cost on both shops?
66. ### MATH

Your friend asks you to help cut grass this summer and will pay you 2 pennies for the first job. You agree to help if he doubles your payment for each job completed. After 2 lawns, you will receive 4 pennies, and after 3 lawns, you will receive 8 pennies.
67. ### Workplace Skills

We're supposed to read over the following scenario and provide advice for AJ: AJ has a job that he really likes and pays well, but he is worried he is about to be terminated. He doesn't want to quit his job and give up his excellent pay, but he knows that being fired is not ...
68. ### math

david wants to buy a motorcycle for2500. He has no money in his savings. He gets a job where he earns \$50 an hour. how many 8 hour work days will it take to reach his goal of 2500? Must write an equation to represent the situation then solve and explain.
69. ### Word puzzles

Can you help me figure out this word puzzle? Job in Job Could it be an "inside job"? If i were to draw it the word job would be inside the o of the word job
70. ### math

a resturaunt has three job openings, dishwasher paying \$5 per hour, chef paying \$10 per hour, and assistant manager at \$15 an hour. Twelve people apply for all three. How many ways can the new employees be hired?
71. ### Math

Beth got a job painting dorm rooms at her college. At top speed, she could paint 5 identical rooms during one 6-hour shift. How long did she take to paint each room? A. 50 minutes B. 1 hour and 10 minutes C. 1 hour and 12 minutes D. 1 hour and 15 minutes E. 1 hour and 20 minutes
72. ### Math

For each babysitting job, Ashley charges \$2.50 for bus fare and \$8.00 per hour for each hour she works. She charged \$30.50 for her last babysitting jib. Write an equation representative if this situation. Do not solve it. What does the variable represent?
73. ### college algebra word problem

Wayne can do a job in 6 hours, while Susan can do the same job in 7 hours. How long would it take them to do the job if the worked together? Thank you!!
74. ### math

at the beginning of the summer, conan had \$180 in the bank. each week he deposits another \$64 that he earns mowing lawns. is his account balance proportional to the number of week since he started mowing lawns?
75. ### Math

. Mark pays \$4.68 for 0.72 of a pound of almonds. Based on this cost ratio, which statement is true? A. Mark pays a rate of \$3.37 per pound of almonds. B. Mark pays a rate of \$3.96 per pound of almonds. C. Mark pays a rate of \$5.40 per pound of almonds. D. Mark pays a rate of...
76. ### Algebra 1

What is the solution to the system? use elimination . -18.6x+ 17.2y=90.2 14.2x+ 3.4y= -35.8 a.(3,2) b.(-3,2) c.(2/3,4/9) d.(2,3) IS IT D?? Terry and ed start a lawn mowing business and purchase mowers and equipment for \$800. They charge \$20 for each lawn and \$4 worth of gas ...
77. ### Algebra 1

What is the solution to the system? use elimination . -18.6x+ 17.2y=90.2 14.2x+ 3.4y= -35.8 a.(3,2) b.(-3,2) c.(2/3,4/9) d.(2,3) IS IT D?? Terry and ed start a lawn mowing business and purchase mowers and equipment for \$800. They charge \$20 for each lawn and \$4 worth of gas ...
78. ### Math!!

You work in retail. In the past you inventoried and shelved the weekly UPS shipment in 2 hours. Your co-worker usually takes 3 hours to do the UPS shipment. How long will it take the two of you working together to finish this week’s UPS shipment? 1)What units are you looking...
79. ### Maths

Ann has 4 different jobs and she works 10 hours per week for each job. She earns \$2 per hour at one job. Write an expression to represent how much Ann earned last week if she earns a dollars per hour at her other jobs help please I put 10x20x4
80. ### algeba

a consulting engineer's time is billed at \$60 per hour, and her assistant's is builled at \$20 per hour. A customer received a bill for \$580 for a certain job. If the assistant worked 5 hours less than the engineer, how much time did each bill on the job?
81. ### math

If you know that an individual (72kg) has a side job mowing lawns and they do it 10 hours a week, then how many kilo-calories are expended each week doing this activity? [(METSx3.5xbody-weight inkg)/200=kcal/min
82. ### Accounting

Please Help. I can't get the balance sheet to balance out at at. I am frustrated! Prepare a Trial Balance, an Income Statement and a Balance Sheet. Doris' Custom Designs Jan. 1 Doris deposits \$10,000 in the bank to start her business. (Hint: use "misc. credit" column.) Jan. 2 ...
83. ### Math

I an taking the SAT this week and I am so screwed. I keep getting these types(and ratio and probability- tips?) of questions wrong on practices. I basically set up a chart for d(distance/amount of sth), v(speed/rate), and t(time) and try to fill it out. I usually fill it out(...
84. ### Algebra 1

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?
85. ### math

You have just received advertisements from 2 companies in your area: Greener Lawns and Lawns for Less. Greener Lawns charges an initial fee of \$200, plus \$50 per hour for labor costs. Lawns for Less charge an initial fee of \$300, plus \$25 per hour for labor costs. 1. If h ...
86. ### economics

suppose pam owns her own building in chicago, which she could rent for 200000 a year, and used to make 60000 a year managing a bed, bath, and beyond store. she decides to open a surfing store. her yearly sales are 500000, she pays her 2 sales workers 20000 each, she pays ...
87. ### Algebra class!

WEEK 5 - Work Rates You work in retail. In the past you inventoried and shelved the weekly UPS shipment in 2 hours. Your co-worker usually takes 3 hours to do the UPS shipment. How long will it take the two of you working together to finish this week’s UPS shipment? 1)What ...
88. ### Economic

Suppose that Betsy’s utility function is given by the equation U=Y0.3 where Y is measured in thousands of dollars. Betsy’s current job pays her \$20,000 per year and she can earn this amount next year with certainty. Betsy is offered a different job but in this new job, ...
89. ### Algebra

Terry and Ed start a lawn mowing business and purchase the mowers and equipment for \$650. They charge \$15 for each lawn and use \$2 worth of gas for each job. How many lawns must Terry and Ed mow before breaking even?
90. ### Math

Tony's baby sitting service charges \$2.50 per day plus \$1.75 an hour. What is the cost of a seven hour babysitting job?
91. ### Math

I am very confused on how to even begin figuring out the below problems: 1. Naomi has earned \$54.00 mowing lawns the past two days. She worked 2 1/2 hours yesterday and 4 1/4 hours today. If Naomi is paid the same amount for every hour she works, how much does she earn per ...
92. ### Math

Don's pays his jimmy 2.00 per hour for the first hour. He plans to pay him double for the next six hours. How much would he earn at the end of six hours?
93. ### Maths

Mrs Smith pays kate for babysitting by giving her 10 cents for the first-half hour, 20 cents for the second half-hour, 40 cents for the third half-hour etc. How long does she work to earn \$12.70?
94. ### Math

Alice has two part-time jobs. One job she makes 8 dollars per hour and the other she makes 12 dollars per hour. One week she made worked 30 hours and made 268 dollars. How many hours at each job?
95. ### pre algebra 1

Sasha finished mowing lawns at 4:15 PM. It took 1^3/4 h to mow the first lawn. The second and third lawns she mowed each took 1^1/5 h. She took one 45-min break. When did Sasha begin mowing the first lawn? A. 10.05 A.M. B. 11:05 A.M. C. 11:21 A.M. D. 12:21 P.M. thinking the ...
96. ### math !!!! :O

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 hour. How much money will she earn if she works ...
97. ### accounting

The Seattle Company allocates overhead based on a predetermined overhead rate of \$8.00 per direct labor hour. Job b 689 required 6 tons of direct material at a cost of \$900.00 per ton and took employees who earn \$15.00 per hour a total of 90 hours to complete. What is the ...
98. ### opinion

In your opinion, is having a job - any job- better than having no job at all? I suppose this depends upon what you mean by "better." In my opinion, any job is better than no job at all. I have seen this first hand. No job at all, especially for extended periods of time, often ...
99. ### Algebra

Two plumbers received a job. At first, one of the plumbers worked alone for 1 hour, and then they worked together for the next 4 hours. After this 40% of the job was finished. How long would it take each plumber to do the whole job by himself if it is known that it would take ...
100. ### Eco

When Joe started his job at the laundromat 5 years ago, his wage was \$5.50 an hour. Today his wage is \$8.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index today?