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An airplane left chicago O'Hare airport at 9:50 AM and arrived at Detroit,Michigan at 11:45 A.M.How long did the trip take?

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    11 45/60-9 50/60=
    10 105/60 -9 50/60
    1hr 55min

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    Ahh -- but there's a time change involved. Chicago is in Central time and Detroit is in Eastern time. When it's 9:50 in Chicago, it's 10:50 in Detroit. The trip only took 55 minutes.

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