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Telling time word problems (within the hour)


An Olympic cross country skier started her race at 4:52 p.m. and finished at 5:13 p.m.
How long did it take the cross country skier to finish her race?
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • an exact decimal, like 0.75
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3/5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7/4
  • a mixed number, like 1 3/4