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.

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**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

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