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A cruise ship travelled 84 km in 3.5 h. At this rate, how long will it take to travel 1050 km?

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    First, let's figure out how many km the ship travels in 1 hour.

    84 / 3.5 = 24 km

    It travels 24 km in 1 hour.

    Next, divide: 1050 / 24 = 43.75 hours or 1 day and 19.75 hours.

    Another way to do this problem is to set up a proportion and cross multiply.

    84 / 3.5 = 1050 / x
    84x = 3675
    x = 43.75

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