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5-67.

Chi loves to read. He can speed-read $40$ pages in $3$ minutes. How long should it take him to read The Scarlet Letter, a $265$-page novel?

Use a proportion if you think that Chi reads $0$ pages in $0$ minutes.
Use an equation if the starting point is not zero.

Now solve for $x$.