The waitress and hostess at a restaurant share the tips at the end of every shift. Between the two of them, they earn an average of $95 in tips. The waitress takes $55, and the hostess takes $40.
If they continue to earn money at this rate, how much will the waitress receive if they earn $285 at the end of their next shift?
A.
$120
B.
$145
C.
$165
D.
$205

Q:
The waitress and hostess at a restaurant share the tips at the end of every shift. Between the two of them, they earn an average of $95 in tips. The waitress takes $55, and the hostess takes $40.

If they continue to earn money at this rate, how much will the waitress receive if they earn $285 at the end of their next shift?
A.
$120
B.
$145
C.
$165
D.
$205

A: 55:40 = 11:8, so $285 divided with the ration 11:8 would be $165:$120, with the waitress receiving C. $165

The waitress and hostess at a restaurant share the tips at the end of every shift. Between the two of them, they earn an average of $95 in tips. The waitress takes $55, and the hostess takes $40. If they continue to earn money at this rate, how much will the waitress receive if they earn $285 at the end of their next shift? A. $120 B. $145 C. $165 D. $205

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User:
The waitress and hostess at a restaurant share the tips at the end of every shift. Between the two of them, they earn an average of $95 in tips. The waitress takes $55, and the hostess takes $40.
If they continue to earn money at this rate, how much will the waitress receive if they earn $285 at the end of their next shift?
A.
$120
B.
$145
C.
$165
D.
$205

Weegy: 55:40 = 11:8, so $285 divided with the ration 11:8 would be $165:$120, with the waitress receiving C. $165 debnjerry|Points 25618|

User:
Frank averages 3 strikes for every 10 frames that he bowls. If he bowled 42 strikes in a season, how many frames did Frank bowl?
A.
126 frames
B.
140 frames
C.
156 frames
D.
164 frames

Weegy: B. 140 frames . To solve it, put it in a ratio then cross multiply. 3strikes:10 frames = 42strikes:x; so 10x42=420/3=140 ren15_05|Points 502|

User:
The waitress and hostess at a restaurant share the tips at the end of every shift. Between the two of them, they earn an average of $75 in tips. The waitress takes $55, and the hostess takes $20.
If they continue to earn money at this rate, how much will the waitress receive if they earn $300 at the end of their next shift?
A.
$80
B.
$110
C.
$165
D.
$220

Weegy: D. $220. The waitress receives 55 / 75 = 0.733333333 of the tips. 300 * 0.733333333 = 220. The waitress will earn $220 next shift. Expert answered|eturker|Points 1070|

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