Posted by **debi** on Sunday, October 12, 2008 at 5:32pm.

how do i figure out this problem. the average human blink their eyes 6,205,000 times each tear. if a person is awake for 16 hours a day, how many times will she blink a day? a hour, a minute?

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**Damon**, Sunday, October 12, 2008 at 5:39pm
times per day = 6205000/365

= 17,000 times per day

divide by 16 waking hours per day

17,000/16

=1062.5 times per hour

divide by 60 to get per minute

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**kaitlin**, Monday, May 13, 2013 at 5:09pm
17000 times a day, 1062.5 times an hour, 17.7 times a minute

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