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Refer to the following scenario to answer questions #1 through #5.Tanya waits tables for customers in her mothers restaurant. She earns an average $4.00 in tips for each table, and will make about 8 trips to the table for each meal. She make a chart to show her work and tips for 8 to 12 tables. Use the chart to analyze the data and make predictions about Tanya's part time job.

Tables of customers /8/9/10/11/12
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Tips(Dollars) /32/36/40/44/48
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Trips /64/72/80/88/96

1. Describe in words the range of money Tanya can earn.

2.Write the letter of the algebraic phrase that represents the range of money Tanya can earn.
A.d>48
B.d<32
C.32<D

3. How many trips will Tanya make for 9 tables?

4. With an equation to represent the number of trips Tanya will make based on the number of costumer tables.

5. If we uses the expression ''y=4x'' describe apart of the problem, what would be describing?

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(1) Tanya can earn money in the range of $32 to $48.

(2) This can be written as 32 ...

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