35 of40 Fuel Consumption Training
  No, the 747 doesn't use 545.2 gallons of fuel to fly from Dallas to Atlanta. You might have converted the time incorrectly. 1 hour 45 minutes isn't the same as 1.45 hours. To convert from hours and minutes into hours:
1. We convert the time into minutes.

2. We divide by 60 min/hr, which is the same as multiplying by the reciprocal.

3. The minutes units cancel, and we're left with a decimal number.

Converting minutes to hours
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