# Evaluating expressions with variables word problems

Practice plugging in values to evaluate real-world algebraic expressions. These are introductory problems, so the expressions aren't too complicated.
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### Problem

Lois and Clark own a company that sells wagons. The amount they pay each of their sales employees (in dollars) is given by the expression 12, h, plus, 30, w where h is the number of hours worked and w is the number of wagons sold.
What is the amount paid to an employee that works 6 hours and sells 3 wagons?
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