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At the state fair 4 employees were paid $8.20 an hour to work at a corn-dog stand. They worked for 10 hours at regular pay and then for 3 hours at overtime pay for an extra $2.20 an hour. How much money did they earn in total?

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Answer:The four employees earned $ 452.80 in totalStep-by-step explanation:1. Let's review the information given to us to answer the question correctly:Hour rate = $ 8.20Overtime hour rate = $ 2.20 extraRegular hours = 10Overtime hours = 3Number of employees = 42. How much money did they earn in total?Let's find out the individual pay for an employee and then we'll calculate the pay for the 4 employees:Individual pay = 10 * 8.20 + 3 * 10.40Individual pay = $ 113.20Total pay = Individual pay * 4Total pay = 113.20 * 4Total pay = $ 452.80