Posted by **Zacko** on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 6:39pm.

The average eye blinks once every 5 seconds.Is that more than or less than a hundred thousand times per day?Explain your answer.

I think the eyes blinks less than a hundred thousand times.I say this because in60 seconds the eyes would blink 12times,so for one day i think the eyes would only blink for 1,224 times .I would like to know if my answer is right.

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**Zacko**, Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 6:50pm
I think the eyes blinks less than a hundred thousand times.I say this because in 60 seconds the eyes would blink 12 times, so for one day I think the eyes would blink 1,224 times.I don't know if my answer is right

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 6:52pm
12 per minute

12 * 60 = 720 per hour

720 * 24 = 17,280 per day

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**stailee**, Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 10:17pm
less than a hundred thousand times

I say this because in 60 seconds the eyes would blink 12 times for one day. I would only blink for 1,224 times.

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