Posted by **unknown** on Friday, November 15, 2013 at 1:38am.

Calculate the time in seconds an Olympic Skier would take to finish a 5,000 meter race at an average velocity of 25 m/s downhill.

- science -
**Jai**, Friday, November 15, 2013 at 2:32am
Recall that speed is distance travelled over a certain period of time, or

v = d/t

Since we know the distance (5000 m) and the speed (25 m/s), we can solve for the time:

25 = 5000/t

25t = 5000

t = 5000/25

t = 200 s

Hope this helps :3

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Physics - (a) In 2009, Usain Bolt ran the last 100 meters of the 150-meter race ...
- math - Jessica is swimming in the 500 meter race. It takes her 1 minute and 35 ...
- math - Jack is swimming in the 500 meter race. It takes him 1minute and 35 ...
- physics - (a) In 2009, Usain Bolt ran the last 100 meters of the 150-meter race ...
- physics - (a) In 2009, Usain Bolt ran the last 100 meters of the 150-meter race ...
- math - I need to do a quick check for my homework by tomorrow. Sally,Jennifer,...
- Physics (acceleration) - 1. Jasmine rode a horse down a path headed north. she ...
- college physics - A bicycle racer sprints at the end of a race to clinch a ...
- college physics - A bicycle racer sprints at the end of a race to clinch a ...
- math - You are a member of your high school track team and you specialize as a ...

More Related Questions