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Homework Help: Algebra

Posted by Heidi on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 4:14pm.

A single-engine airplane carries enough fuel for an 8-hour flight. After the airplane has been flying for 1 h, the fuel tank begins to leak at a rate that would empty the tank in 12 h. How long after the leak begins does the plane have until it runs out of fuel?

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