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CassiusDelaney

  • 2 years ago

Kaihi can eat 32 lollies in one hour. Her sister can eat the same amount in 3 hours Howlong will it take both girls to eat 32 lollies?

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  1. AbhimanyuPudi
    • 2 years ago
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    45minutes

  2. AbhimanyuPudi
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    = 3/4 hr

  3. bhaskarbabu
    • 2 years ago
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    @AbhimanyuPudi is right 45 min

  4. CassiusDelaney
    • 2 years ago
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    thanks

  5. AbhimanyuPudi
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    Kaihi eats 32 lollies in 1hr..her sis eats 32 in 3hrs which means her sis eats 32/3 in 1hr... So, in 1hr Kaihi eats 32 while her sis eats 32/3 If kaihi eats x lollies in a partcular time, then her sis eats x/3 lollies in the same time... Now, according to question x + x/3 = 32 By solving you get, x=24 So, Kaihi eats 24 lollies and her sister eats 8. Since we need time in which they eat this way: Kaihi eats 32 in 1hr So, she can eat 24 in 24/32 hr = 3/4 hr = 45min

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    • 2 years ago
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    welcome:)

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