Posted by **annoymous** on Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 11:05pm.

Distance Traveled An athlete is 16 miles from home, running toward home at 6 miles per hour.

(a) Write a formula that calculates the distance D that the athlete is from home after x hours.

(b) Determine D when x = 1.5 hours.

(c) Find x when D = 5.5 miles. Interpret the result

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