# Jeb has to pay a plumber $65 to come to his house and $40 per hour after that. What is the equation for the cost #(y)# based on the number of hours #(x)#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 22, 2017

#### Explanation:

The equation needs to be of the form

Where

So we would have:

Example: plumber spending four hours to complete a job would be: