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Penguins spend almost 75% of their lives in the sea.

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asked 2021-08-19
Penguins spend almost 75% of their lives in the sea. An Emperor Penguin in the wild has a life span of about 18 years. About how many years does this penguin spend In the sea?

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2021-08-20
Since penguins spend almost 75% of their lives in the sea, then we multiply the life span of an Emperor Penguin By 0.75 (the decimal form of (75%) to find how many years it spend in the sea: 0.75*18=13.5 years
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