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**. George worked 52 hours last week.**

In his job, any hour past 40 hours is considered overtime.

His overtime pay is 1.5 times his hourly rate, which is $22.50.

What was his net income for last week?

**Answer**

Find how much time he worked overtime.

52-40=12 Find his overtime salary.

22.5*1.5=33.75 Calculate how much money he makes for 40 hours.

40*22.5=900 Calculate how much money he made in overtime.

33.75*12=405 Add both earnings together.

900+405=1305 George earned 1305$ last week.

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