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# 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 = = 0.128 cm

Final Answer:

Hence, the average amount of rainfall per hour is 0.128 cm

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