You get a job to help you through school. You arrange to work 3 hours during the day, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. That's 12 hours a week. You are paid the California minimum wage ($8.00/hour) for all hours of work. How much do you get in gross wages each week?

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You work 3 hours a day for 4 days a week.  You get paid for 12 hours per week.  The minumum wage for California is $8.00 per hour.  Therefore you will get paid:

`12` hours `*`  $8.00 = `$96.00` per week in gross wages.

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