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Question

A rainfall of 0.896 cm was recorded in 7 hours. What was the average amount of rainfall per hour?

Hint:

Hint:
When two quantities of different units are compared and expressed as a ratio, it is known as Rate. For example, a car travels at a speed of 100 kilometres per hour, then it means in one hour it covers 100 kilometres.

The correct answer is: 0.128 cm


    Solution
    It is given that rainfall of 0.896 cm was recorded in 7 hours.
    So, the amount of rainfall in 7 hours = 0.896 cm
    Amount of rainfall in 1 hour = fraction numerator 0.896 over denominator 7 end fraction = 0.128 cm
    Final Answer:
    Hence, the average amount of rainfall per hour is 0.128 cm

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