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The public library has volunteers shelve book after they have been returned.lisa shelve 165 book in 25 minutes.patricia shelves 198 books in 45 minutes.How many can Lisa shelve each minute?

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Answer:Lisa can shelve at least 6 books in 1 minute time. Explanation:Given:The public library has volunteers shelve book after they have been returned. Lisa shelve 165 book in 25 minutes. Patricia shelves 198 books in 45 minutes. To Find:We have to find how many can Lisa shelve each minute? Solution:Now, we know that, number of books she can shelve = [tex]\frac{(number of books she shelve in 25 minutes)}{(25 minutes time)}[/tex]Number of books she can shelve = [tex]\frac{165}{25}[/tex] = 6.6 Hence, she can shelve at least 6 books in 1 minute time.