# The Bagel Factory has 12 employees. Eight of them are paid $8.00 an hour, three are paid $10.00 an hour, and the foreman is paid $12.00 an hour. What are the total earnings for one hour?

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This is a multiple choice question and the alternatives are as follows a. $144 b.$30 c. $66 d. $106

This is a multiple choice question and the alternatives are as follows a. $144 b.$30 c. $66 d. $106

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

The total earnings for one hour is equal to the sum of all the salaries.

There are three groups of different leveled salaries. For each group, use this formula:

There are

#8 xx 8 = $64#

There are

#3 xx 10 = $30#

And there is

#1 xx 12 = $12#

Each of the groups make **added together**. So add these three numbers together:

The whole group made