Practice!

Sample Problem

Jack took 25 minutes to trim 5 trees. If he spent the same amount of time trimming each tree, how much time did he spent on trimming 8 such trees?

min

Solution

Time spent on each tree: 25 min ÷ 5 = 5 min

8 trees: 8 × 5 min = 40 min

So the answer is 40.