# SOLUTION: A boat uses 1/2 gallon of fuel and hour. How many hours will it take for the boat to use 3/4 gallon of fuel?

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 Question 390047: A boat uses 1/2 gallon of fuel and hour. How many hours will it take for the boat to use 3/4 gallon of fuel?Answer by rfer(12660)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!.5/1=.75/x .5x=0.75 x=1.5 hrs