Posted by **GRISSELL** on Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 9:52pm.

A dog escapes from his front yard at 3.15 p.m. and is discovered 3.5 miles from home at 4:50 p.m. What is the dog's average speed in miles per hour?

Please let me know if this is correct, if is not, let me know what I did wrong.

speed=d/time of travel

3.5/1.35 = 2.59 m/h

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