# SOLUTION: suppose you earn \$8.50/h at a bakery. From your first paycheck you determine that \$ 2.15/h is withheld for taxes and benefits. You work x hours during a five-day week and you spend

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 181585: suppose you earn \$8.50/h at a bakery. From your first paycheck you determine that \$ 2.15/h is withheld for taxes and benefits. You work x hours during a five-day week and you spend \$ 3.75 eack day for lunch. Write an equation for your weekly earning after taxes, benefits and lunch expenses. in this situation what does the slope and the y represent? how many hours must you work to earn \$ 120 after taxes, benfits and lunch expenses? Answer by Mathtut(3670)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!E=6.35x-18.75 : 6.35 represents the money you net per hour not including lunch expense : y intercept -18.75 represents the fixed cost of lunch per week