Tim works part time at a retail store. His salary varies directly by the number of hours worked. Last week he arned $99.45 for 13 hours of work. This week he earned $160.65. Write and solve an equation that represents this scenario.

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99.45/13=$7.64 This is Tim's hourly wage. So to find out how many hours he worked this week you would write the equation: 160.65=7.64•h • means multiplication H=hours worked. You should solve it by dividing 160.65/7.64=H (hours worked).

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