This has to be with python programming. I have to determine hoursworked using integer division and determine overtime hours using remainder division. Base hour is 40 and overtime is 1.5 hourly rate. How would I write the equation. Hint: if I plug in 45 hours and 10.50 rate per hour, I am suppose to get $498.75. How did they come up with that solution?

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This has to be with python programming. I have to determine hoursworked using integer division and determine overtime hours using remainder division. Base hour is 40 and overtime is 1.5 hourly rate. How would I write the equation. Hint: if I plug in 45 hours and 10.50 rate per hour, I am suppose to get $498.75. How did they come up with that solution?

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Consider the gross pay or salary as the overtime hourly rate multiplied by the number of extra hours worked along with the regular pay, the hourly rate multiplied by the number of hours worked.

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The base hour is 40 and the overtime is 1.5 hourly rate Let the hourly rate be x, then the overtime hourly rate becomes 1.5x If the total hour is h, then the overtime hour becomes h-40. Suppose there be a salary functionS that depends onx andh, then it can be formulated as S 40x +(h-40)1.5x

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Verify the function by substituting the values h =...

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s 40 (10.50) ((45)-40)1.5(10.50) = - 420 7.5(10.50) - 498.75 The result is same as the result it is supposed to meet, that is 498.75 dollars.

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