# SOLUTION: Stella can type 110 words in 2 1/2 minutes. At the same rate, how many words can she type in 6 minutes?

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 Question 535307: Stella can type 110 words in 2 1/2 minutes. At the same rate, how many words can she type in 6 minutes?Answer by stanbon(60771)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Stella can type 110 words in 2 1/2 minutes. At the same rate, how many words can she type in 6 minutes? --------------------------------- Proportion: rate = 110/(5/2) = 2*22 = 44 words per minute ---- # of words in 6 minutes = 6*44 = 264 words ----------------- Cheers, Stan H. =================