this is a word problem on a math sheet (not homework) that I am trying to figure out but can't exacly remember how.
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If the person burns 144 cals in 30 minutes, he/she burns 144/30 cals in one minute by proportion.

So in 55 minutes he/she burns 55×144/30=11×144/6=11×24=264 calories.

answered Jan 12 by Rod Top Rated User (571,080 points)

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