math help
posted by lynn on .
1. Michelle reads 1,200 words in 7 minutes, and Tricia reads 700 words in 3 minutes.
Who is the faster reader?
2.Find the unit price for the item:
$6.96 for a dozen pears.

Simple division for both problems.
1200/7 =
700/3 =
And then compare.
6.96/12 =
Please give them a try and repost with your answers. Someone here will give you feedback.
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1. 233.
2. 0.58 
1.2 inches of rain in five hours. Is the rate equivalent to the rate of 2.1 inches of rain in eight hours?