Meredith is collecting petition signatures outside of a shopping mall to put an issue on the ballot during the next election. During the first 29 minutes, she has collected 8 signatures. If she continues to collect signatures at this rate, about how many signatures will Meredith have collected after 5 hours?

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about 80 signatures

about 160 signatures

about 140 signatures

about 128 signatures

 Nov 15, 2021
edited by Guest  Nov 15, 2021

I'm assuming this is a test, so I will get you started on this question. 


5 hours is 300 minutes, so divide 300 by 29 and multiply by 8. You will now have your answer and will need to round to the nearest choice.

 Nov 16, 2021

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