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anonymous
 5 years ago
it takes emmet 25 minutes to finish 2/3 of his work. how long will it take to finish all of it
anonymous
 5 years ago
it takes emmet 25 minutes to finish 2/3 of his work. how long will it take to finish all of it

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think that you divide 25 by 2 and then multiply the outcome by 3 to get your answer

Yuki
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0exactly, all Work = (rate)*(time) problems work like that

Yuki
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the information tells us that 2/3 work = rate * 25min

Yuki
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so rate = 2/3 * 1/25 work/min

Yuki
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0since you want to find time now, 1 work = (2/3*1/25 work/min) * time time = 1 * 3/2*25 min

Yuki
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the idea is to find rate first, and then plug the rest of the numbers in the equation
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