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A checkout line at a grocery store takes an average of 4 minutes to ring up a customer's order. On average, five customers are in the checkout line. What is the average number of customers per hour processed in the checkout line?

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4 min to check out customer
5 customers in line at a ...

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This solution shows how to calculate the average number of customers processed per hour in a checkout line at a grocery store, given how long it typically takes to ring up each customer and how many customers are usually in the checkout line.

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