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# If the charge of staying in a student youth hostel \$18.00/day for the

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If the charge of staying in a student youth hostel \$18.00/day for the first week, and \$10.00/day for each additional week, How much does it cost to stay for 23 days?

A. \$160
B. \$289
C. \$282
D. \$274
E. \$286

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08 Dec 2015, 04:20
total cost =(7*18)+(16*10)=286
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08 Dec 2015, 07:19
Total number of days of stay = 23
Charge of staying in first week = 18*7 = 126 \$
Charge of staying for additional days =(23-7)*10 = 16*10 = 160 \$
Total charge =126 +180 = 286\$
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02 Feb 2018, 12:26
Bunuel wrote:
If the charge of staying in a student youth hostel \$18.00/day for the first week, and \$10.00/day for each additional week, How much does it cost to stay for 23 days?

A. \$160
B. \$289
C. \$282
D. \$274
E. \$286

To stay in the hostel for 23 days, it would cost:

18(7) + 10(16) = 126 + 160 = \$286

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