# SOLUTION: pat can read at a constant rate of 400 pages per 8 hours . how many seconds does it take pat to read one page ?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Rate-of-work-word-problems Question 200766: pat can read at a constant rate of 400 pages per 8 hours . how many seconds does it take pat to read one page ?Found 2 solutions by nerdybill, rfer:Answer by nerdybill(7009)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!pat can read at a constant rate of 400 pages per 8 hours . how many seconds does it take pat to read one page ? . 400 pages/ 8 hr = 1 page per .02 hr . 1 pg 1 hr 1 min -------- x ------ x ------ 8.02 hr 60 min 60 sec . = 1/72 (1 page per 72 seconds) . ans: 72 seconds Answer by rfer(12731)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!(8)(60)=480 sec/400 pages=1.2 sec each page