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The U.S. Shirts Problem (PUMP Algebra Project)

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Author:Bill Hadley
Description: When PAT-E-OH Furniture Inc. went out of business, you were able to get another job at U. S. Shirts, a custom Tee shirt shop that prints shirts for customers. You job is to calculate costs for the various orders. For each order, U.S. Shirts charges $8 per shirt plus a one time set up charge of $15. How much would you charge for an order of 3 shirts? 10 shirts? 100 shirts? ...

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities, Problems/Puzzles
Math Topics: Basic Algebra

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