Posted by **Cortney** on Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 7:19pm.

Janice is running a 7613 meter race. Assume the she runs at a constant speed of 287 meters per minute. Express the function f(t) that gives her distance from the finishing line t minutes after the start of the race.

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**Steve**, Friday, October 21, 2011 at 10:53am
The distance run in each minute is 287m

S, in t minutes, she runs 287t meters

If she started of with 7613meters t go, then after t minutes, she has

7613 - 287t meters left to go

f(t) = 7613 - 287t

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