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07152012  #1 
Join Date: Jul 2012
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Rate question help!
It took a crab 29 years to travel 101.5 miles. If the crab maintained a constant rate, how long did it take to travel the first 40 miles?

07152012  #2 
Join Date: Mar 2005
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Use a proportion.
x = 11.4285714 about 11 years
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Do Math and you can do Anything! Last edited by Mr. Hui; 07152012 at 09:35 AM.. 
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