The job paid $25 for every 2 hours of work. Write an equation that represents how much the job pays, y, for x hours of work.
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The job paid $25 for every 2 hours of work. Write an equation that represents how much the job pays, y, for x hours of work.
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1. User Answers Wolfyy
We know that we can use y for "how much the job pays" and x for "hours of work."
Let's find how much the job pays in 1 hour by dividing.
25 / 2 = $12.5 per hour
We can mulitply x to 12.5 because this shows how much he earned.
An equation will look like 12.5x = y
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