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Posted by **Alexander** on Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 2:36pm.

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 2:41pmThis is a faulty problem.

First, I've never seen a 40-lb. turkey.

Second, it takes several hours to cook a 20-lb. turkey.

Third, an 8-lb turkey would take much longer than 15 minutes!

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**Randy**, Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 3:27pmthis problem was written by someone who cooks their thanksgiving dinner in the microwave.

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 4:24pmits a question in a math book. i tried to figure out the answer and got 15 minutes. hope its right ?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 4:34pmUsing the math the book's author expects, you're right. But I wouldn't have the nerve to turn in such a ridiculous answer.

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**mimi**, Friday, October 15, 2010 at 2:12am40lbs=120mins;...8lbs=120mins/5=24mins....it takes 24mins to cook 8lbs of turkey.

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