26. Anabelle paid $ 19, 675 tax. If x was her income, which of the following statements is TRUE?
b. $ 19, 675 tax due belongs to this range * Ans.
Over $ 100, 000 but not over $ 250, 000
$ 13, 675 + 24% of excess over $ 100, 000
therefore, Anabelle's income is between $ 100,000 and $ 250,000
27. Mang Pablo decided to keep a record of the money he collects from his newspaper route. Using the information given, how much money does Mang Pablo collect in the month of February? (Note : Assume that February has 28 days and the February 1 was on a Sunday).
DELIVERY

WEEKLY
RATE

NUMBER OF
CUSTOMERS

INCOME


Daily Except Sunday

$ 42

x

75

$ 3, 150

Sunday Only

$ 10

x

60

$ 600

all week
(daily and Sunday)

$ 52

x

120

$ 6, 240

* Ans  Total $ 9, 990
28. If 10 soldiers can survive for 12 days in 15 packs of rations, how many packs will be needed for 8 men to survive for 18 days?
Let N  be the number of packs
N packs > 15 packs > N = 15 x (8 x 18) packs
8 men x 18 days 10 men x 12 days 10 x 12
N = 18 packs * Ans.
29. If it takes Victor twice as long to earn $ 600 as it takes Warnen to earn $ 400, what is the ratio of Victor's per day to Warnen's pay per day?
Warnen earns 400 in x days
Victor earns 600 in 2x days
Therefore he earns 300 in 2x days
The ratio of Victor's pay to
Warnen's pay in x days is 400 : 300 or 4 : 3 * Ans
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