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Luis rides his bicycle 3:4 of a mike in 5 minutes,or 1:12 hour,along the bike trail.Assuming he rides at a constant rate,what is his speed,in miles per hour?

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  1. I assume that you mean:
    "Luis rides his bicycle 3/4 of a mile in 5 minutes"

    Since 5 minutes is 1/12 of an hour, like you stated

    rate = distance/time
    = (3/4) / (1/12) mph
    = 9 mph

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