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Oration Ratio

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A certain pair of politicians is running for president and vice president. In each rally, they speak for the same ratio of time. At one rally, the presidential candidate spoke for an hour and the vice presidential candidate spoke for $40$ minutes. The rally is expected to have a total of $3$ hours of speeches from the two candidates.

How long will the presidential candidate speak?

A

$60$ minutes

B

$72$ minutes

C

$90$ minutes

D

$108$ mintues

E

$120$ minutes