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As a zookeeper, Carlos earns $12.35 an hour plus double time for weekend work. Last week Carlos worked his regular 40 hours plus 16 hours of overtime on the weekend. What was his total pay for the week?

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Answer:The answer to your question is: Total pay = $ 889.2Step-by-step explanation:dataCarlos earns       $12.35 /hour                             double time for weekend workHe work 40 hours regular time + 16 hours overtimeTotal pay = ?                  $12.35 ----------------  1 hour                     x       ----------------  40 hoursx = 40(12.35)/1 = $494 Weekend work                  $ 24.7  ---------------- 1 hours                       x      ----------------- 16 hoursx = 16x 24.7 / 1 = $395.2 Total pay = 494 + 395.2 = $ 889.2