What was Captain Cook's first job?
Captain James Cook's first occupation was that of working under his father on the farm where his family lived. After moving to Staithes from Yorkshire, he became apprenticed as a shop boy to a haberdasher and grocer.
Where is the Foundation For The Preservation Of Captain Cooks Ships in Newport Rhode Island located?
Nine cooks take 4 hours to prepare a school lunch How long would six cooks take to prepare the same lunch?
Nine cooks working together finish 1/4 of the job in an hour. Each cook finishes 1/(9 x 4) = 1/36 of the job in an hour. Six cooks finish 6/36 = 1/6 of the job in an hour. 1 whole job = 6/6, so it takes the group 6 hours to do the job. ========================================= Another approach: 9 cooks take 4 hours. The time required is inversely proportional to the size of the crew…