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Isabel took 20 minutes to run around the track six times. John took 3 minutes to run around the track once. Which student was running faster?

Please explain how you found out.

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20 / 6 = 3 1/3

It took Isabel 3 1/3 minutes to run around the track once.

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isabel took 24 minutes to run around the track 6 times john took 3 minutes to run around the track once.which student was running faster?

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