#### Answer

$\frac{50}{76}$ = $\frac{25}{38}$

#### Work Step by Step

Americans spend time on educational/ civic/religious activities are 50 minutes
they spend time on eating and drinking are 1 hour 16 minutes
Calculate this time in minutes = 1 hr * 60 min + 16 min = 76 min
Americans spend time on educational/ civic/religious activities compared to eating and drinking =$\frac{50}{76}$ = $\frac{25}{38}$