Lauren

Lauren is tutoring students at the library on Saturday. If she is at the library for a total of 6 hours and she helps each student, one at a time, for three-fourths of an hour, how many students does she tutor?

Correct answer:

n =  8

Step-by-step explanation:

T=6 h t1=34=0.75 h  n=T/t1=6/0.75=8



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