 Question #1 Tex starts work at 1:40 PM and gets off work at 7:25 PM. If he has no breaks, how many hours does he work for? 5 hours (1:40 to 6:40) 45 minutes.

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Question #1 Tex starts work at 1:40 PM and gets off work at 7:25 PM. If he has no breaks, how many hours does he work for? 5 hours (1:40 to 6:40) 45 minutes (20 minutes from 6:40 to 7, 25 minutes from 7:00 to 7:25)

Question #2 Convert 6 hours and 39 minutes into decimal hours 39 ÷ 60 = 0.65 6.65 hours

Question #3 George earns \$26 per hour. If he works 25 hours, how much does he earn? 25 x \$26 = \$650

Question #4 One week Suzy earns \$2524.50 and Joe earns \$3000. If Joe worked 40 hours and Suzy worked 34 hours, who earns more per hour? Joe worked 40 hours and earned 3000, 3000 ÷ 40 = 75/hr Suzy worked 34 hours and earned 2524.50. 2524.50 ÷ 34 = 74.25/hr

Question #5 Betty gets paid \$23.50 per hour. What is her overtime rate? \$23.50 x 1.5 = \$35.25

Question #6 Jane earns a 3% commission on all houses she sells. She sells a house for \$123,000. How much commission does she earn? 123000 x 3 = 346000 ÷ 100 = \$3460

Question #7 Jim installs software on a company’s computers for \$15 per computer. If he earns \$1440, how many computers did he install software on? 1440 ÷ 15 = 96

Question #8 Misha plants trees for 8 cents a tree, if he plants 4526 trees in a day, how much does he earn? 4526 x \$0.08 = 362.08

Question #9 Sara gets paid \$10/hr and earns tips on top of this. If she works a 6 hour shift where her customers bills totaled \$960 and on average they left 12% tips. How much did Sara earn? Wages: 6 x \$10 = \$60 Tips: \$960 x 12 = \$11520 ÷100 = \$115.20 Total: 60 + 115.20 = \$175.20

Question #10 Jim gets paid \$1800 semi-monthly, how much he earn weekly? Semi-monthly means 2 times a month \$1800 x 2 = \$3600 a month \$3600 x 12 = \$43200 a year \$43200 ÷ 52 = \$830.77 per week

Question #11 Kat earns \$2500 per month. If she pays union dues of \$400 per month what is her monthly taxable income? 2500 – 400 = 2100

Question #12 Jane earns \$600 weekly and has \$50.85 deducted in Federal Tax. What percentage of her gross earnings is this? 50.85 ÷ 600 = 0.0848 x 100 = 8.48%

Question #13 Brian earns \$23 per hour. He works 40 hours per week. What is his annual gross pay? 23 x 40 = \$920 per week \$920 x 52 = \$47,840 per year

Question #14 Ben takes a contract to paint a house, he will be paid \$1500 for the job, and he must provide all the supplies. If Ben spends \$400 in paint, and \$150 on other supplies, and he works on the job for 45 hours. How much per hour is he earning? Total earnings from job are 1500 – 400 – 150 = \$950 \$950 in 45 hours: 950 ÷ 45 = \$21.11 per hour

Question #15 If 5 pounds of apples costs \$10.25. How much would you pay for 7 pounds? 7 x 10.25 = 71.75 ÷ 5 = \$14.35

Question #16 A hat normally sells for \$205 but is on sale, 20% off. What is the sale price? 20% of 205: 205 x 20 = \$4100 ÷ 100 = \$41 205 – 41 = \$164

Question #17 A TV normally costs \$1496, but is on sale for \$1000. What percentage saving is this? Amount changed: 1496 – 1000 = 496 Percent change: 496 ÷ 1496 = 0.332 x 100 = 33.2% off

Question #18 Joe works as a waiter, his customers bills total \$650 and he earns \$102 in tips. What percent did each customer tip (on average)? 102 ÷ 650 = 0.157 x 100 = 15.7%

Question #19 A painter uses a mixture of 2 L yellow paint and 3 L blue paint to get a certain shade of green. How much yellow would he mix with 2 L of blue to make that same shade? 2 x 2 = 4 ÷ 3 = 1.33 L of yellow

Question #20 A Euro is worth \$1.29 Canadian, how much is \$2500 worth in Euros? 2500 ÷ 1.29 = 1937.98 Euros

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