# Lester worked 12 hours last week at the grocery store and and $93.00. If he continues to earn the same hourly pay, how many additional hours must he work to earn another $62.00?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 9, 2018

Therefore, he must work 8 additional hours.

#### Explanation:

The rate of his work = $ earned/hours worked

Therefore, last week he earned

We can simplify this to

Now we can set up a proportion.

Let

We can cross multiply (

Therefore, he must work 8 additional hours.