Paul Nichols (pictured above) is a safety officer at VIMS. Before people can work in a lab, they must take a safety course from Paul. Here are some of the basic rules:
Paul has many tattoos. Pictured to the right is one of them. (Not visible in this photo is another part of this tattoo: a chain going around Pauls neck.) For a close-up look at this tattoo, click here.
Heres the math question:
Paul said it took about 35 hours for this tattoo to be completed. The tattoo artist worked in segments, doing one complete part of the design at a time. He worked on this design in seven separate appointments. So, how long did each appointment last? How many hours or minutes did Paul spend each time the tattoo artist worked on this particular tattoo?