## Unit 13 Section 3 : Time and Money
In this section we consider problems that involve both ## Example QuestionOne day, Zoe works from 0930 until 1800. She is paid £5.20 per hour.How much does she earn for her day's work?
From 0930 to 1800 is 8½ hours, so we need to work out 8.5 lots of £5.20.
Zoe earns £44.20 per day.
## Practice QuestionWork out answers to each part of this question then click on the button marked to see whether you are correct.Robert works from 8:30am until 4:30pm for five days every week, and is paid £5.10 per hour.
(a) How many hours does he work in a week?
(b) How much does he earn in one week?
(c) How many hours would he need to work if he wanted to earn £255 per week?
(d) If he keeps working the same number of hours but gets a 5% pay rise, how much will he then earn per week?
## ExercisesWork out the answers to the questions below and fill in the boxes. Click on the button to find out whether you have answered correctly. If you are right then will appear and you should move on to the next question. If appears then your answer is wrong. Click on to clear your original answer and have another go. If you can't work out the right answer then click on to see the answer.
You have now completed Unit 13 Section 3
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