## Hailey works as a lifeguard at a local water-slide park. When she works past 7 P.M., she receives overtime pay of 1.5 times the normal rate.

Question

Hailey works as a lifeguard at a local water-slide park. When she works past 7 P.M., she receives overtime pay of 1.5 times the normal rate. Last week Hailey worked 15 hours at the normal rate and 10 hours of overtime. If Hailey earned $375 last week, what is her normal rate of pay? A) $12.50 B) $13.50 C) $15.00 D) $9.00

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I would say the answer is c.) 15.00 because if you divide the amount she earned. 375, by the total number of hours she worked the you’d get 15.