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you observe a high tide at 3:00 a.m. If it takes about 6 1/4 hours for the tide to change from hight to low, whic of the following statements is correct?

A. The next low tide will be at 9:15am
B. The afternoon low tide will be at 3:30 p.m
C. The evening high tide will be at 9:45 p.m

1) A only
2) B only
3) C only
4) A and B only
5) B and C only

i would say A.

  • science -

    Nope. Although A is correct, there is another correct answer.

  • science -

    so would it be 4. A and B

  • science -- correction -

    I'm sorry. I goofed.

    I didn't read carefully.

    Your first answer -- A -- is correct.

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