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Marcus spent 10 hours doing his homework last week. This week he spent 11 hours doing homework. He says that he spent 110% more time doing homework this week. Is he correct? Show your work to justify your decision.
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110% of 10 is \(1.1 \times10=11\)
So if he did 110% more he would have done 11 more hours, meaning he would have done 21 hours total
So he is correct?
what do you think? How does what I wrote reconcile with what's in the question?