## Sally wants to purchase some snowboarding equipment, clothes, and a season pass. She calculates that it will cost her about $1,800. Sally ea

Sally wants to purchase some snowboarding equipment, clothes, and a season pass. She calculates that it will cost her about $1,800. Sally earns $12.00 an hour and works 16 hours each week. Sally decides she can save 20% of her earnings each week. Answer the following questions. SHOW HOW EACH VALUE WAS CALCULATED. (+16pts)

How much does she earn each week?

How much money will she save each week?

How much money will she save each month (assume there are 4.3 weeks in a month)? (Round to the nearest dollar)

How many months will it take her to save the money? (Round up to the nearest full month)

## Answers ( No )

Total Cost : 180012 dollars * 16 hours = 192 dollars earned0.2 percent * 192 = 38.4 dollars savedA.

She earns 192 dollars every weekB. she will save

dollars in a week.38.4 dollars * 7 weeks = 268.8C. 7 days times 4.3 weeks = 30.1 days.

30.1 days * 38.4 = 1,155.84 dollars every month.D. it will take her about

to save the money.2 monthsTo be exact: 1.6 months.Hope this helped!