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a wound can be closed 3 times faster with glue than it can be with stitches. if it takes a doctor 27 minutets to close a wound by using stitches, how long would it take to close the same wound by using glue


i think its 81 because i did 27 times3
81

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  1. If it takes longer to stitch a wound, how could you come up with an answer that shows it takes longer to glue a wound?


    27/3 = 9

    Doesn't 9 minutes make more sense?

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