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# Select the correct answer from each drop-down menu.John and Hank work as gift wrappers at a toy store. In 4 minutes, John can wrap 2 small boxes. In 5 minutes, Hank can wrap 3 small boxes.In 20 minutes, John can wrap______ small boxes and Hank can wrap______ small boxes. So, Hank can wrap more small boxes in 20 minutes than John can.

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In 20 minutes, John can wrap 10 small boxes and Hank can wrap 12 small boxes. So, Hank can wrap more small boxes in 20 minutes than John can.Step-by-step explanation:Given, John wraps;2 small boxes = 4 minutes1 small box = [tex]\frac{4}{2} = 2\ minutes[/tex]In 20 minutes, 20 minutes = [tex]\frac{Total\ time}{Time per box} = \frac{20}{2}[/tex]20 minutes = 10 small boxesHank wraps;3 small boxes = 5 minutes1 small box =[tex]\frac{5}{3}\ minutes[/tex]In 20 minutes = [tex]\frac{Total\ time}{Time per box} = \frac{20}{5/3}[/tex][tex]20\ minutes=\frac{20*3}{5}\\20\ minutes=\frac{60}{5}\\20\ minutes= 12\ small\ boxes\\[/tex]In 20 minutes, John can wrap 10 small boxes and Hank can wrap 12 small boxes. So, Hank can wrap more small boxes in 20 minutes than John can.Keywords: division, multiplicationLearn more about division at:brainly.com/question/1836777brainly.com/question/2115122#LearnwithBrainly