# A fire engine travels seven miles to a fire at a speed of 55 mph. Its tank holds 500 gallons of water but.............

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A fire engine travels seven miles to a fire at a speed of 55 mph.

Its tank holds 500 gallons of water but has been leaking throughout its journey at a rate of 25 gallons per hour.

If the fire engine needs 497 gallons of water to put out the fire, will it have sufficient?

posted Apr 22, 2022
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