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a stoplight flashes red for 50 seconds, yellow for 5 seconds, and green for 65 seconds. For what fraction of a 24-hour day is the stoplight yellow?

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  1. 5/120 = 1/24

  2. how do u get that

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    posted by cat
  3. i don't understand please exlpain

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    posted by henry
  4. First, Cat/Henry -- please don't switch user names -- especially for the same question.

    50 + 5 + 65 = 120

    Five seconds is 1/24 of 120.

  5. actally 2 dif ppl we in same class and i showed her the website and she typed q after i did. thank u

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  6. You're welcome.

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