# Math

posted by niki

A fertilizer covers 5/8 square foot in 1/4 hour.

i don't understand how to work out this math problem. By the way i'm in 6th grade but technically doing advanced math so i'm doing 7th grade math.
I don't know how to do this

1. Ms. Sue

What is your question?

2. niki

Helppp i'm so stuck!!

3. Math

Write out the full question please

4. niki

My question is how do you work out this problem and find how to get the answer

5. niki

how do you find the unit rate for A fertilizer covers 5/8 square foot in 1/4 hour.

6. niki

how are you supposed to help me if you are not even helping me

7. Ms. Sue

Ahh -- Finally -- you found the question! :-)

Multiply by 4.

(5/8) * 4 = 20/8 = 2 4/8 = 2 1/2 square feet in an hour.

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