Susan Williams runs a small Flagstaff job shop where garments are made. The job shop employs eight workers. Each worker is paid ​$8 per hour. During the first week of​ March, each worker worked 45 hours.​ Together, they produced a batch of 156 garments. Of these​ garments, 54 were​ 'seconds' (meaning that they were​ flawed). The seconds were sold for $100 each at a factory outlet store. The remaining 102 garments were sold to retail outlets at a price of ​$198 per garment. What was the labor​ productivity, in dollars per​ labor-hour, at this job shop during the first week of​ March?Labor productivity​ =______​dollars/labor hour ​(round your response to two decimal​ places).Please don't just send the answer, I need to know how to do this.  Thanks

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Susan Williams runs a small Flagstaff job shop where garments are made. The job shop employs eight workers. Each worker is paid ​$8 per hour. During the first week of​ March, each worker worked 45 hours.​ Together, they produced a batch of 156 garments. Of these​ garments, 54 were​ 'seconds' (meaning that they were​ flawed). The seconds were sold for $100 each at a factory outlet store. The remaining 102 garments were sold to retail outlets at a price of ​$198 per garment. What was the labor​ productivity, in dollars per​ labor-hour, at this job shop during the first week of​ March?

Labor productivity​ =______

​dollars/labor hour ​(round your response to two decimal​ places).

Please don't just send the answer, I need to know how to do this.  Thanks

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Step 1

Determine the labor productivity:...

(Remaining production x
Unit price
(Number of seconds x
Labor productivity = _Unit price of seconds
Number of labors x Hours per week
(54x100)+(102x198)
8x45
5.400+20,196
360
= 71.1 dollars per labor-hour
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(Remaining production x Unit price (Number of seconds x Labor productivity = _Unit price of seconds Number of labors x Hours per week (54x100)+(102x198) 8x45 5.400+20,196 360 = 71.1 dollars per labor-hour

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