# CCSS TP Algebra I 1.4.1 Example 3

- Author:
- Walch Education

- Topic:
- Algebra, Inequalities

A school supply company produces wooden rulers and plastic rulers. The rulers must first be made, and then painted.

- It takes 20 minutes to make a wooden ruler. It takes 15 minutes to make a plastic ruler. There is a maximum amount of 480 minutes per day set aside for making rulers.
- It takes 5 minutes to paint a wooden ruler. It takes 2 minutes to paint a plastic ruler. There is a maximum amount of 180 minutes per day set aside for painting rulers.