Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 6 - Rational Expressions and Equations - 6.7 Applications Using Rational Equations and Proportions - 6.7 Exercise Set - Page 426: 9


$$\frac{5}{6} \ \text{cakes per hour}$$

Work Step by Step

We add the two rates to find the overall rate: $$ \frac{1}{2}+\frac{1}{3} \\ \frac{3}{6}+\frac{2}{6}\\ \frac{5}{6} \ \text{cakes per hour}$$
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