# Difference between revisions of "1995 AJHSME Problems/Problem 16"

Mrdavid445 (talk | contribs) (Created page with "==Problem== Students from three middle schools worked on a summer project. *Seven students from Allen school worked for <math>3</math> days. *Four students from Balboa school w...") |
(→Problem) |
||

Line 7: | Line 7: | ||

*Five students from Carver school worked for <math>9</math> days. | *Five students from Carver school worked for <math>9</math> days. | ||

− | The total amount paid for the students' work was | + | The total amount paid for the students' work was 36,744$. Assuming each student received the same amount for a day's work, how much did the students from Balboa school earn altogether? |

<math>\text{(A)}\ 9.00\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(B)}\ 48.38\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(C)}\ 180.00\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(D)}\ 193.50\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(E)}\ 258.00\text{ dollars}</math> | <math>\text{(A)}\ 9.00\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(B)}\ 48.38\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(C)}\ 180.00\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(D)}\ 193.50\text{ dollars} \qquad \text{(E)}\ 258.00\text{ dollars}</math> |

## Revision as of 12:56, 5 July 2012

## Problem

Students from three middle schools worked on a summer project.

- Seven students from Allen school worked for days.
- Four students from Balboa school worked for days.
- Five students from Carver school worked for days.

The total amount paid for the students' work was 36,744$. Assuming each student received the same amount for a day's work, how much did the students from Balboa school earn altogether?