# TV commercials

For the typical one-hour prime-time television slot, the number of minutes of commercials is 3/8 of the actual program's minutes. Determine how many minutes of the program are shown in that one hour.

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Some really good questions but the answers you give lack full explanation and are more difficult to follow than need be the case.

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