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If I traveled 3 miles in a day, how many hours did I travel?

How would I go about solving this problem?

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    Do you mean miles per hour? Is it a 24 hour day? Please recheck your doesn't make sense to me.

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    yes it's miles per hour and no its not a 24 hour day because I'm only traveling at night so that would make it a 12 hour day right?

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    Okay, thanks for the clarification. You just take your miles and divide by the time(hours) add you will get miles per hour. In this case it will be 3 divided by 12 and you will get .25 miles per hour. Each four hours you will go a total of one mile so in 12 hours you will go the 3 miles. Hope this is helpful. Good Luck!

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