I embroider tablecloth in 20 days but if I embroider 3/4 hours a day I have embroider it for 15 days. How long do I embroider a day?

Correct answer:

x =  1 h

Step-by-step explanation:

3/4•20 = 15x

3/4•20 = 15•x

60x = 60

x = 1

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