Adam earns $36 for every four hours of work. If he continues to be paid at the same rate: Homework Help ✎
How long will it take him to earn $144? Show and explain your reasoning.
How long will it take him to earn $222? Show and explain your reasoning.
How could you describe his rate for a 40-hour work week? For a 7-hour day? Show and explain your reasoning.
$144 ÷ $36 = 4 sets of 4 hours each
$222 ÷ $36 = how many sets of 4 hours each?
If Adam makes $36 for every 4 hours, how much does he make for every hour?
Now find what he makes for 40 hours and 7 hours.
$360 for a 40-hour week, $63 for an 7-hour day.