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Geordie earns an hourly rate. In one week his wage is £598.50, paid for forty hours plus time and a half. Find his hourly rate.

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Let r = his hourly rate
40r + (1.5)(40)r = 598.50
40r + 60r = 598.50
100r = 598.50
/100. /100
r=5.98= 5.99 per hr about. ANSWER
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where is geordie,he still owes me for fixing his glasses

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MackSmits

dang this is a tough problem

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So... what's that in United States currency?

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