







The hourly rate plus time and a half 
20071105 

From Barbara: simon arrive to work at 8:15am  and left at 10:30pm if simon gets paid by the hour at a rate of $10.00 and time 1/2 for any hours worked over 8 in a day how much did he get paid?
a.120.25
b. 160.75
c. 173.75
d. 180
e. 182.50 Answered by Penny Nom. 





Average annual earnings per share 
20070807 

From Arul: A corporation with 5,000,000 shares of publicly listed stock reported total earnings of $7.20 per share for the first 9 months of operation. During the final quarter the number of publicly listed shares was increased to 10,000,000 shares, and fourth quarter earnings were reported as $1.25 per share. What are the average annual earnings per share based on the number of shares at the end of the year? Answered by Stephen La Rocque. 





Wages for one month 
20040920 

From Janet: if offered $10,000 or 1 cent on the first day and then doubled daily for one month which would you take ? Answered by Harley Weston. 





David's wages 
20010924 

From Kimberlee: My math question is David earns $6.00 per hour plus $9.00 for every extra hour he works over 40 hours per week. If David earned $285.00 last week, how many extra hours did he work? Answered by Penny Nom. 





Adriana's earnings 
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From Adriana: On Friday Adriana earns half as much as she did on Thursday. On Saturday she earns twice as much as she did on Thursday, if her total for 3 days is $63.00 how much did she earn each day? Answered by Penny Nom. 

