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a camel can drink 15 gallons in 10 minutes. How much water can the camel drink in 8 minutes

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First, find the amount the camel can drink in one minute. You can do this by dividing 15 gallons by 10 minutes. You have now found the rate. You then multiply the rate by the time to give you the amount.
The equation becomes (15/10)*8.