y= $0.59(x) y= $0.59(12) y=? y is the total x is the amount of pen so you multiply the cost of each pen with the amount of pens $0.59 times 12

your answer would be $7.08 if a pen cost 59 cents then you would take.2×0.59=1.18 10×0.59=5.90−−−− ← Add 7.0