jessica’s fish tank has 19 liters of water in it. she plans to add 5 liters per minute until the tank has more than 59

jessica’s fish tank has 19 liters of water in it. she plans to add 5 liters per minute until the tank has more than 59 liters. what are the possible numbers of
minutes jessica could add water?
use t for the number of minutes.
write your answer as an inequality solved for t.

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  1. Answer:
    8 minutes.
    Step-by-step explanation:
    Using ‘ t ‘ for the number of minutes.
    ” 59 > 19 + 5t “
    → Solve for t…
    = 59 > 19 + 5t
    = 59 – 19 > 5x
    = 40 > 5t
    = 40/5 > t
    = 8 > t
    Thus, It will take 8 minutes to add 59 litres of water.

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