# At Horatio’s machining company, it takes 2 minutes to manufacture each part and 10 minutes to pack all the parts for an order.

At Horatio's machining company, it takes 2 minutes to manufacture each part and 10 minutes to pack all the parts for an order. Write an
expression that shows how many minutes it will take to complete an order, assuming there are x parts in an order.​

## This Post Has 2 Comments

1. beachgreentag says:

I would do
60x
60 minutes in an hour
X is the number of hours
It should work

2. milkshakegrande101 says:

f(x) = 2x + 10

Step-by-step explanation:

Let's call this function f(x), where f(x) is time to get the order ready and x is the number of parts:

f(x) = 2x + 10 Is the expression of this function.

2x is the time to manufacture all parts of the order and 10 min is the time to pack them.