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    word problem help

    Please help having a brain block
    2 rainstroms in one week 1st storm 30ml rain per hour and second storm 25ml rain per hour. The rain lasted a total of 55 hour resulting in a total of 1525 ml .
    How long was each storm
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    Re: word problem help

    HINT: 30x + 25(55 - x) = 1525
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