Posted by **kathleen** on Monday, October 8, 2012 at 2:00am.

in track practice jesse ran a mile in 7 minutes. his mile time was 2.5 times faster than michaels time. write and solve an equation to calculate michaels mile time.

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**Margaret**, Monday, October 8, 2012 at 2:32am
Jessie time 7 minute

Michael’s time is 2.5 times slower

Divide 7 minutes by 2.5 to get answer

Jesse = 7

Michael = 2.5 X

7 = 2.5 X

7/2.5 X = 17.5 to check answer divide 17.5 by the 2.5, your answer is 7.

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