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if jack can mow his lawn in 4 hours and sue can mow the same lawn in 7 hrs how much time if they both mowed the lawn together???

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    Jack's rate = 1/4
    Sue's rte = 1/7
    combined rate = 1/4 + 1/7 = 11/28

    combined time = 1/(11/28) = 28/11 = 2.5454..
    or 2 hrs, 33 minutes (appr for minutes)

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    Thanks for showing me.

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