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 Question from Travis, a parent: Bill receives time and a half for working overtime. If Bill is paid $55 for each hour of overtime, how much is his regular hourly wage? Hi Travis. Here is how to approach the problem. If Bill receives time and a half for overtime, that means that he gets one and a half hours of pay at his regular rate for each hour of overtime. So$55 would be his pay for one and a half regular hours. If he got \$55 for 1.5 hours, how much did he get per hour?

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Stephen La Rocque

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