## Maurice gets paid $6.00 per hour. If Maurice works more than 8 hours in a day, he is paid one and a half times his ##### This topic has expert replies Moderator Posts: 7187 Joined: Thu Sep 07, 2017 4:43 pm Followed by:23 members ### Maurice gets paid$6.00 per hour. If Maurice works more than 8 hours in a day, he is paid one and a half times his

by BTGmoderatorDC » Fri May 26, 2023 6:38 pm

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Maurice gets paid $6.00 per hour. If Maurice works more than 8 hours in a day, he is paid one and a half times his normal rate. If Maurice works 10 hours one day, what was his average hourly wage for that day? A. 6.6 B. 7.5 C. 8.4 D. 8.5 E. 9 OA A Source: Princeton Review Legendary Member Posts: 2175 Joined: Sun Oct 29, 2017 2:04 pm Followed by:6 members ### Re: Maurice gets paid$6.00 per hour. If Maurice works more than 8 hours in a day, he is paid one and a half times his

by swerve » Tue May 30, 2023 11:38 am
BTGmoderatorDC wrote:
Fri May 26, 2023 6:38 pm
Maurice gets paid $6.00 per hour. If Maurice works more than 8 hours in a day, he is paid one and a half times his normal rate. If Maurice works 10 hours one day, what was his average hourly wage for that day? A. 6.6 B. 7.5 C. 8.4 D. 8.5 E. 9 OA C Source: Princeton Review Amount Maurice earns for working for $$8$$ hours $$= \6 \times 8 = \48$$ Amount Maurice earns for every hour worked more $$= 1.5 \times \6 = \9$$ Maurice worked $$10$$ hours on a given day $$= \48 + 2 \times \9 = \48 + \18 = \66$$ Hours Maurice worked $$= 10$$ Average pay per hour $$= \dfrac{\ \text{ earned}}{\text{hours worked}} = \dfrac{66}{10} = \6.6$$ Therefore, the correct answer should be A Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Posts: 134 Joined: Sat May 05, 2012 7:03 pm Thanked: 1 times ### Re: Maurice gets paid$6.00 per hour. If Maurice works more than 8 hours in a day, he is paid one and a half times his

by gmatter2012 » Wed May 31, 2023 9:14 pm
BTGmoderatorDC wrote:
Fri May 26, 2023 6:38 pm
Maurice gets paid \$6.00 per hour. If Maurice works more than 8 hours in a day, he is paid one and a half times his normal rate. If Maurice works 10 hours one day, what was his average hourly wage for that day?

A. 6.6

B. 7.5

C. 8.4

D. 8.5

E. 9

OA C

Source: Princeton Review
kIndly correct the answer to A. Thank you.

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