The physical

The physical therapist asks Mr. Smith to walk 20 minutes in one hour to improve his ambulation. What fractional part of an hour is Mr. Smith to exercise?

Correct answer:

x =  0.3333

Step-by-step explanation:

t=20 min T=1 h min=1 60  min=60 min  x=t/T=20/60=13=0.3333

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