## Jessica’s mother gave her $20 to purchase a Christmas gift for her grandmother. The gift she wants to purchase is $37.47. If Jessica gets pa

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Jessica’s mother gave her $20 to purchase a Christmas gift for her grandmother. The gift she wants to purchase is $37.47. If Jessica gets paid $8 an hour to babysit, how many hours will she need to work to be able to pay for her grandmother’s gift?

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Answer:3

Step-by-step explanation:37.47 >/= 20+8x

-20 from both sides

17.47 >/= 8x

divide 8 by both sides

answer: 2.18375

BUT she needs to do more for it to count SO 3

Answer: 3 hoursStep-by-step explanation: if you do it like 20 + 8+ 8+ 8= 44 so you will have more than 37.47