joselin reads 1/6 hour on the first day , 1/4 hour on second day, and 1/3 on third day. if this pattern continues, how long will she read on fifth day?

Asked by omsingh | 29th May, 2015, 11:53: AM

Expert Answer:

(1/6)th of an hour is 10 minutes.
(1/4)th of an hour is 15 minutes.
(1/3)rd of an hour is 20 minutes.
As we notice, everyday joselin reads for 5 extra minutes.
So on fourth day she will read for 25 mins and on fifth day she will read for 30 mins.
30 minutes=(1/2) an hour.

Answered by satyajit samal | 30th May, 2015, 01:48: PM