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need help to solve the following ploblem, and like problems:

5 minutes = _____ hours (what is the fraction)

I'm in the 5th grade

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    There are 60 minutes in an hour.

    5 minutes = 5/60

    Reduce that fraction.

    5/60 = 1/12

    If you look at an analogue clock, you'll see that the clock is divided into 12 parts -- every 5 minutes.

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