# Your average reading speed is 160 words per minute. There are approximately 800 words on each page of the textbook you need to read. Approximately how long will it take you to read 50 pages of your textbook?

Time taken to read the text book is
$4$hours$10$minutes

#### Explanation:

average reading speed $= 160$ words per minute
Number of words per page $= 800$
Time taken to complete each page is
$\frac{800}{160} = 5$minutes
Number of pages in text book$= 50$
Time taken to read the text book is
$= 5 \times 50 = 250$minutes
$= \frac{250}{60} = 4 \times \frac{10}{60}$

$4$hours$10$minutes