To find: The plumber and his assistant working hours.
The assistant works for 35 hours and plumber works for 70 hours.
The labor for plumber is $45 and for assistant is $25.
Total bill for labor charge is $4025.
Let the assistant working hours be x.
Tabulate the given information into the language of algebra.
|In words||In Algebra|
|Assistant working hours||x|
|Plumber working hours||2x|
|Plumber working charges|
Model the equation for the above information.
Simplify the above equation for x,
Plumber working hours,
Thus, the assistant works for 35 hours and plumber works for 70 hours.
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