During the summer, Andrew worked for 6 days each week. He worked 8 hours each day. In a week, he earned $360. How much was he paid for each hour of work?

1 Answer
Jun 17, 2018

First we need to find the total number of hours worked: #6xx8=48#.

Now we want an answer in dollars per hour, so we divide the total number of hours by the total number of dollars: #($360)/(48h)=($7.5)/h#. We normally write this as #$7.50#.

Andrew needs a better union. ;-)