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At exactly 2:00 pm, Speedy the Snail crawls onto a meter stick at the 10 cm mark. If he reaches the 65 cm mark at exactly 2:10 pm, what is his speed?

Answer:
65 cm - 10 cm = 55 cm ÷ 10 min = 5.5 cm/min

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