Ryan is paid $204 for working 12 hours. How much will he be paid for working a 40-hour week?
204/12 = ?Multiply that number by 40, and there's your answer.What'd you come up with?
Divide $204 by twelve, to get the amount of money per hour; then multiply that by 40 to get the 40-hour week.
Set up a ratio:You say $204 is to 12 as $x. is. to 40. You write 204/12 = x/40 12x = 204(40) 12x = 8,160 /12. /12 x = $680. ANSWER(please comment if you have ?'s)