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Renee can sew a 25 square foot quilt in 16 hours. Genera can sew the same size quilt in 12 hours. How long would it take them to sew the quilt working together?

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let 'x' represent the time it would take them working together

1/x = 1/16 + 1/12

solving for 'x' we have x=48/7 = 6 6/7

6/7 * 60 = 51.42

working together, it would take them approximately 6 hours and 51 minutes

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