Posted by Mike on Monday, January 18, 2010 at 10:31pm.
Paul reads a 40 page book in 30 minutes.
(a) What is Paul's reading rate of pages per miunute?
(b) If he continues to read at the same rate, how many pages will he read in 3.5 hours?

math  Reiny, Monday, January 18, 2010 at 11:08pm
he reads (40 pages)per (30 minutes) or
40/30 pages/min
= 4/3 pages/min.
How many minutes are there in 3.5 hours ?
Multiply that number by 4/3