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algebra
monique ran one mile in 6 minutes.her average speed was how many miles per hour
February 12, 2014 by Anonymous

Math
A car traveled 281 miles in 4 hours 41 minutes. What was the average speed of the car in miles per hour? 4 hours 41 minutes = 4 × 60 + 41 = 281 minutes Average speed S is given by distance/ time. S = 281 miles/281 minutes =1 mile/minute = 60 miles/hour
April 26, 2012 by Rezu

maths
A motorist travels 120 miles to his destionation at an average speed of 60 miles per hour and returns to the starting point at an average speed of 40 miles per hour.His average speed for the entire trip is 1. 53 miles per hour 2. 52 miles per hour 3. 50 miles per hour 4. 48 ...
August 13, 2014 by peter

math
A marathon runner ran 26.2 miles in 2 h 30 min. Find these rates: a. miles per hour b. miles per minute c. minutes per mile
November 10, 2011 by missy

algebra
A jogger ran 6 miles, decreased her speed by 1 mile per hour and than ran another 7 miles. If total jogging time was 2 1/42, find speed for each part of her run.
December 15, 2011 by ty

Algebra
You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home? I don't understand why it has to be converted to 10/60. Cause it is ...
September 24, 2007 by JIM

math!!!!
One lap around the track is equal to 1/8 of a mile. A horse ran a distance of 9 laps in 2 minutes and 30 seconds. What was the horse's average speed in miles per minute?
February 9, 2014 by Lidia

Algebra (check answers)
Could you please check my answers we are using substitution to solve each system of equations. And at the end of every solution you are supposed to have an answer as a coordinate. 1. x=2y x+y=3 Answer (1,2) 2. 2y=3 x-y=10 Answer: (10,10) 3. y=x+7 x+2y= -21 Answer: (-3,-4) 4. ...
April 27, 2009 by Stacie

PSAT - Math
Hello, I am reviewing my psat and looking at the questions I got wrong. I can't understand how to do this problem. Mike and paul left their houses at the same time for a fitness run to the park. Mike ran at an average speed of 7 miles per hour. Paul ran at an average speed of ...
December 26, 2009 by Tiger

math
How many minutes are needed to make a 30 mile trip at an average speed of 20 miles per hour?
April 2, 2008 by Jas

Math
A goal for elite runners is to complete a mile in 4 minutes. At what speed(in miles per hour) is a runner traveling when he completes a mile in 4 minutes?
April 1, 2012 by Michelle

math
it takes 35 minutes for mr morrison to drive 25 miles to work. rounded to the nearest mile per hour, what is the speed in miles per hour?
February 2, 2011 by misty

math
a truck driver traveled at an average speed of 48 miles per hour on a 100-mile trip to pick up a load of freight. On the return trip with the truck fully loaded,the average speed was 40 miles per hour. Find the average speed for the round trip.
March 7, 2010 by donna

Algebra
A truck driver traveled at an average speed of 58 miles per hour on a 200-mile trip to pick up a load of freight. On the return trip (with the truck fully loaded), the average speed was 37 miles per hour. Find the average speed for the round trip.
January 19, 2013 by olga

college algebra
a bus driver wants to average at least 40 miles per hour on a 70 mile trip. if the first 35 miles takes the driver 1 hour what should be the lowest average speed for the second 35 miles?
October 17, 2010 by matt

Math Hurry!
Gabriela traveled by motorcycle at an average speed of 17 miles per hour. Then, she traveled by car at an average speed of 12 miles per hour. In total, she traveled 56 miles for 4 hours. How many miles did Gabriela travel by car? (Round to the nearest mile.)
October 30, 2012 by Sonja

MATH
Bob drove to the store( a distance fo 10.5) miles at ana average speed of 35 mile per hours. On the way home, he got stuck in traffic, and he only averaged 15 miles per hour along the same route. What was his average speed for the round trip ?
September 20, 2013 by Anonymous

College Algebra
A truck driver traveled at an average speed of 55 miles per hour on a 200 mile trip to pick up a load of freight. On the return trip(with the truck fully loaded), the average speed was 40miles per hour. What was the average speed for the round trip?
November 19, 2007 by Courtney

Math
Yolanda walked a distance of 3 miles in 90 minutes. If her speed for the first mile was 6 miles per hour, how many minutes did it take her to walk the rest of the distance.
September 4, 2011 by Nick

Algebra
Ben traveled by car at an average speed of 29 miles per hour. Then, he traveled by motorcycle at an average speed of 53 miles per hour. In total, he traveled 333 miles for 9 hours. How many minutes did Ben travel by motorcycle? (Round to the nearest minute.)
August 13, 2012 by Charlotte

Math
6. Columbus' ships covered approximately 144 miles a day. How many miles would they have traveled in nine days? What was the average speed per hour? If there were two days when the weather did not permit movement, how many miles a day would they have to travel to make up the ...
March 31, 2014 by Sue

algebra
Monigue and Tasha are traveling on the same highway to family reunion at a park. Monique starts out 225 miles from the park and drives 70 miles per hour. Tasha starts out 200 miles from the park and drives 65 per hour. Write an equation for Monique`s where y is the total ...
November 18, 2014 by Imaya

math
You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal 75 mile per hour rate. How long should it take you to complete the trip? (3) Suppose you are driving that distance at an illegal 86.8 miles per hour ...
September 7, 2010 by melissa

Math- Multi-step word problems
A plane traveling from Phoenix to Washington, D.C with a tailwind of 20 miles per hour takes 3 hours. The return trip in the same wind, which is now a headwind, takes the same plane 3 hours and 12 minutes. What is the average speed of the plane in calm conditions? 600 miles/...
October 1, 2014 by Kitty

College Mathematics
You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal 75 mile per hour rate. How long should it take you to complete the trip? (3) Suppose you are driving that distance at an illegal 86.8 miles per hour ...
September 7, 2010 by Melissa

math
andys average driving speed for a 4-hour trip was 45 miles per hour. during the first 3 hours he drove 40 miles per hour. what was his average speed for the last hour of his trip? The trip length was 4 x 45 = 180 miles. He went 3x40 = 120 the first three hours. How many miles ...
April 28, 2007 by anonymous

statistics
You have just completed a round trip to New York and back by car. The one way distance traveled is 210 miles. If your average speed traveling to New York was 70 miles per hour and your average speed returning to Baltimore was 50 miles per hour (heavy traffic) what was your ...
September 14, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
You have just completed a round trip to New York and back by car. The one way distance traveled is 210 miles. If your average speed traveling to New York was 70 miles per hour and your average speed returning to Baltimore was 50 miles per hour (heavy traffic) what was your ...
September 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Calculus/ Optimization
A truck driver, on assignment from the owner of the truck is to drive on a 300 mile stretch of highway at a constant speed of v miles per hour. According to road signs, the minimum speed allowed is 55 miles per hour and the speed limit is 70 miles per hour. The cost of gas on ...
March 24, 2013 by Marto

Math/ Calculus Please HELP!!!
A truck driver, on assignment from the owner of the truck is to drive on a 300 mile stretch of highway at a constant speed of v miles per hour. According to road signs, the minimum speed allowed is 55 miles per hour and the speed limit is 70 miles per hour. The cost of gas on ...
March 24, 2013 by Chris

math
Mark averaged 60 miles per hour during the 30-mile trip to college. Because of heavy traffic he was able to average only 40 miles per hour during the return trip. What was Mark's average speed for the round trip?
March 24, 2013 by sam

math
an airplane travels a120 mile in 15 minutes.what is its speed in miles per hour
July 3, 2012 by verkesia

math
A motorcycle leaves Colorado Springs traveling north at an average speed of 47 miles per hour. One hour later, a car leaves Colorado Springs traveling south at an average speed of 54 miles per hour. How long after the motor cycle leaves will it take until they are 552 miles ...
May 31, 2011 by elaine

Pre-Calc
a driver averaged 50 miles per hour on the round trip between akron, oh and Columbus, oh, 100 miles away. The average speeds for going and returning were x and y miles per hour, respectively. a. show that y=25x/x-25 b. determine the vertical and horizontal asymptotes of the ...
January 22, 2014 by Andy G

Pre-calc
a driver averaged 50 miles per hour on the round trip between akron, oh and Columbus, oh, 100 miles away. The average speeds for going and returning were x and y miles per hour, respectively. a. show that y=25x/x-25 b. determine the vertical and horizontal asymptotes of the ...
January 23, 2014 by Andy G

fundamentals of math
Your car gets 33 miles per gallon, you drive an average speed of 44 miles per hour. How much gas do you use in an hour? 33/44? or 44/33
June 23, 2010 by Leissa

math
If you swim 2 miles in 40 minutes, what is the unit rate? If you use distance=rate*time, then rate =distance/time So 2mi/40min or simplifying to 1 mi per 20min Can you convert this to mile per hour?
October 14, 2006 by LIndsey

5th math
Jackie ran 4 Miles in 28.5 minutes Which equation could be used to determine the average number of minutes it took jackie to run Each mile(k)? k-4=28.5 or k+3=28.5 or k/3=28.5 or 4k=28.5 can you tell me which one is the right equation?
January 26, 2011 by pat

algebra
Rachel allows herself 1 hour to reach a sale appointment 50 mile s away. After she has driven 30 miles, she realizes that she must increase her speed by 15 miles per hour in order to get there on time. What was her speed for the first 30 miles?
August 16, 2010 by jim

MATH
We do not provide the units for your answers. Do no type them in the answer box. Enter the numerical value or calculations only. You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal 75 mile per hour rate...
September 9, 2010 by URGENT DUE TODAY

algebra
Andy’s average driving speed for a 4-hour trip was 45 miles per hour. During the first 3 hours he drove 40 miles per hour. What was his average speed for the last hour of his trip?
April 24, 2013 by jj

Accounting Please help me
Bethany Link delivers parts for several local auto parts stores. She charges clients $0.75 per mile driven. She has determined that if she drives 2,100 miles in a month, her average operating cost is $0.55 per mile. If Bethany drives 4,200 miles in a month, her average ...
September 27, 2014 by Vanessa

Physics
A bus started out going 20 miles per hour on the highway. One hour later it drove 40 miles per hour on the freeway. How long did it take to go 140 miles? Is the correct answer 3.5 minutes.
March 11, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
A bus started out going 20 miles per hour on the highway. One hour later it drove 40 miles per hour on the freeway. How long did it take to go 140 miles? Is the correct answer 3.5 minutes.
March 11, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
A bus started out going 20 miles per hour on the highway. One hour later it drove 40 miles per hour on the freeway. How long did it take to go 140 miles? Is the correct answer 3.5 minutes.
March 11, 2012 by Anonymous

chem
The speed of light is \rm 3.00\times 10^8~m/s. How fast is this in miles per hour (\rm miles/h)? Use the conversion 1 \;{\rm mile} = 1610\; {\rm m}.
September 7, 2011 by jake

chem
The speed of light is 3.00 times 10^8~m/s. How fast is this in miles per hour (miles/h)? Use the conversion 1{mile} = 1610{m}.
September 7, 2011 by jake

math
Ms. Kolawaski rides her exercise bike at an average speed of 12 miles per hour. How many minutes does it take her to ride 16 miles?
October 17, 2013 by zion

Accounting 5
Bethany Link delivers parts for several local auto parts stores. She charges clients $0.75 per mile driven. She has determined that if she drives 2,100 miles in a month, her average operating cost is $0.55 per mile. If Bethany drives 4,200 miles in a month, her average ...
September 26, 2014 by Vanessa

Algebra 1
Nico drives from school to the store at 25 miles per hour. He drives back to the school (along the same route) at 35 miles per hour, and the returns to the store (via the same route) travelling at 40 miles per hour. Find the average rate for the three trips. Round your answer ...
October 30, 2010 by JK

Math HELP!
Find the unit rate. Rounf to the nearest tenth, if necassary. 344 miles is 11 hours A. 344 miles/hour B. 3,784 miles/hour C. 0.03 mile/hour D. 31.27 miles/hour Is the answer a?
November 6, 2014 by Callie

math
Diane plans to drive 30 miles to her interview. If she averages 25 miles per hour, how long will it take her to get there? Answers: (A) 50 minutes (B) 55 minutes (C) 1 hour and 12 minutes (D) 1 hour and 20 minutes
May 7, 2014 by Lakota

Algebra 1
A car travels on a highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour. What was the speed in feet per second? (Remember- 1 mile=5280 feet)
January 24, 2013 by Dani

algebra
Monique and Jackie start at the same spot and run in the same direction around a quarter mile track. Monique runs at a speed of 14mph, Jackie runs at a speed of 16mph . how long will it take for Jackie to laps monique? (Jackie runs 1 more lap than monique?)
February 18, 2013 by alejandro

math
the el paso middle school girls baxketball team is going from el paso to san antonio for the texas state championship game.the trip will be 560 miles.their bus travels at an average speed of 60 miles per hour. estimate the distance the bus travels in 2 hours 2and 3 4...2 and a...
October 2, 2006 by chemiii

math
Ted, a triathlete, can swim 1.2 miles in 25 minutes, bike 56 miles in 2 hours 25 minutes, and run 13.1 miles in 1 hour 35 minutes. He is training for an Olympic distance triathlon which is 0.9 mile swim, a 24.7 mile bike ride and a 6.2 mile run. If Ted completes each part of ...
February 6, 2014 by Emma

Math
6. Columbus' ships covered approximately 144 miles a day. How many miles would they have traveled in nine days? What was the average speed per hour? If there were two days when the weather did not permit movement, how many miles a day would they have to travel to make up the ...
April 1, 2014 by Anonymous

Algebra
You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home? And please go through the steps and give me an answer.
September 24, 2007 by JIM

Algebra
You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home? I got to this point xy=56 (x-8)(y+10)=56 I couldn't get any further ...
September 24, 2007 by JIM

math
A boat travels down the river in 2.6 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.9 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 21 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need to use systems to ...
December 7, 2012 by Anonymous

math
A boat travels down the river in 2.8 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.8 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 24 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need to use systems to ...
December 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Algebra
Joe can drive from his house to his office in 40 minutes at an average speed of 40 miles per hour. What average is needed to drive the same distance in half an hour? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.
December 5, 2012 by Ann

math
A woman drove to work at an average speed of 40 miles per hour and returned along the same route at 30 miles per hour. If her total traveling time was 1 hour, what was the total number of miles in the round trip?
March 19, 2008 by Lisa

math word problem
Here's the latest from the UMW math department: Andy drove from Richmond to Boston at an average speed of 50 miles per hour. If it took 5 hours to drive from Richmond to Philadelphia at an average speed of 70 miles per hour and if the whole trip took 13 hours, how far is it ...
August 25, 2010 by M.A.

problem solving
Suppose your car gets 36 miles per gallon of gasoline, and you are driving 45 miles per hour. Using unit analysis, find the number of hours it takes to use 1 gallon of gas. I got 48 minutes but I'm not sure.
December 8, 2012 by ben

math
This is an SAT prep question. A woman drove to work at an average speed of 40 miles per hour and returned along the same route at 30 miles per hour. If her total traveling time was 1 hour, what was the total number of miles in the round trip?
October 26, 2008 by Stella

chemistry
The conversion factor relating miles to meters is 1 mile= 1610m The speed of light is 3.00×10^8 m/s. How fast is this in miles per hour (miles/h \rm miles/h)?
September 8, 2013 by randy

Math
What is the unit rate? A racing car travels 180 miles in 1.5 hours. 5 i need it as a fraction like: 180mi/1.5 hrs thats not the unit rate i think it is The units here will be miles per hour. (Another valid yet rare answer is hours per mile.)
January 25, 2007 by kristy

math
Maria normally spends a half-hour driving to work. When her average speed is ten miles per hour slower than usual, the trip takes ten minutes longer. How many miles does she drive to work?
January 12, 2013 by meep

math
You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home?
September 24, 2007 by JIM

Math
Runner runs 8 miles at 5 miles per hour, then another 2 miles at 7 miles per hour, find average speed.
February 15, 2011 by Nerd101

math
If one runs at a rate of 4.2 miles per hour. If she ran this rate for 48 minutes. How far did she run?
March 7, 2012 by myron

probability
WaterPlant is 121 miles from the store. Assuming an average speed of 65 miles per hour, how many hours will it take the truck to drive from the bottling plant to the store? Round to one decimal place. How long is that in minutes? Show all your calculations.
October 28, 2014 by Angie

Math
Dominic drove 324 miles from Salt Lake City,Utah, to Bryce Canyon National Park in 6 hours and 34 minutes. What was his average speed, in miles per hour?
March 26, 2014 by Tom

math
Carl drove from his house to work at an average speed of 35 miles per hour. The drive took him 25 minutes. If the drive home took him 30 minutes and he used the same route in reverse, what was his average speed going home?
December 31, 2008 by Jen

Math
Paul drove from his house to work at an average speed of 40 miles per hour. The drive took him 15 minutes. If the drive home took him 20 minutes and he used the same route in reverse, what was his average speed going home?
July 25, 2011 by Lilia

math
Erica took 2 days to drive 1,020 miles. On the first day she drove 10 hours at an average spped of 62 mile per hour. on the second day, her average spped was 57 miles per hour. approx. how long did she drive on the 2nd day?
October 11, 2010 by Tiffany

math
A traveler travels on a highway 80 miles at 55 miles per hour, he then travels back on the same highway at 45 miles per hour. What was his average rate of speed. (Hint: it's not 50 miles per hour) If it's not 50, i'm so confussed!!! Please help!!! (and please show me how you ...
December 2, 2009 by Ashley

math help
It is 2 1/2 miles to The end of The trail. If paula runs to The end and back in 60 minutes, What is The average speed in miles per hour
January 25, 2013 by marie

math
Charlie and Peter are driving around a racetrack. Charlie drives at an average speed of 108 miles per hour. Peter drives at an average speed of 99 miles per hour. Peter is given a head start of 12 miles. Charlie and Peter finish at the same time. How far does Charlie drive? ...
November 16, 2012 by Chris

Math
2 students had a contest to see who could run the farthest in 3 minutes. Felipe ran 2/3 mile. Emanuel ran 3/4 mile. Which is one way to correctly compare these fractions? A.8/12<9/12 B.6/9>6/8 C.15/20<10/15 D.3/4=2/3 A?
March 7, 2012 by running.from.myself

8th grade math - Ms. Sue please
Charlie and Peter are driving around a racetrack. Charlie drives at an average speed of 108 miles per hour. Peter drives at an average speed of 99 miles per hour. Peter is given a head start of 12 miles. Charlie and Peter finish at the same time. How far does Charlie drive? ...
November 16, 2012 by Chris

Math
Cars P and Q started simultaneously from opposite ends of a straight 300-mile expressway and traveled toward each other, without stopping, until they passed atlocation X . To the nearest mile, how many miles of the expressway had car P traveled when the two cars passed each ...
November 3, 2010 by Dhiraj

Math - 8th grade - Please help
I don't know the formula to figure this out. Charlie and Peter are driving around a racetrack. Charlie drives at an average speed of 108 miles per hour. Peter drives at an average speed of 99 miles per hour. Peter is given a head start of 12 miles. Charlie and Peter finish at ...
November 16, 2012 by Chris

math hw
42. Twenty minutes after a plane leaves the airport, it is reported to be 160 miles away. What average speed of the plane in the miles per hour?
August 5, 2014 by David

Ratios and Rates
Please help me with the following problems: 3. Express each ratio as a fraction in simplest form. 3 cups to 8 cups A. 3/16 B. 3/4 C. 3/8 D. 8/3 For this one, I think it is C. Is this correct? 6. Express each ratio as a unit rate. Round to the nearest tenth, if necessary. 100 ...
August 24, 2014 by Brady

math
If it takes 6 minutes to travel from Point A to Point B at a constant speed of 60 miles per hour, how many minutes does it take to travel the same route from point A to point B a constant speed of 50 miles per hour? I need an equation and a thorough/ clear explanation on how ...
August 9, 2012 by anony

algebra
Johnny drove 215 miles from Boston to New York in 4 hours and 15 minutes. What computation will give Johnny's average speed, in miles per hour?
February 12, 2011 by eddie

Algebra
Yes. The car will travel 40 miles in an hour. A certain Car Travels 14 miles in 21 minutes. If the car continues at the same speed how many miles can it go in 1 Hour One way to solve this problem is by setting up a proportion. Let x = the miles the car can go in one hour. 14...
June 26, 2007 by Ms. Sue

math
explain how to write 20 miles divided by 4 hours as a unit rate If that's distance traveled per unit of time it would be 20miles per 4 hrs but since it's usually compared per hour... 20/4= 5 miles so every hour you travel 5 miles and thus... 5miles per hour Note the formula ...
August 20, 2007 by michael

algebra
the plane travels with the wind at an average speed of 529 miles per hour and returns against the wind at an average speed of 408 miles per hour what is the distance it travels
June 2, 2014 by nancy

Math
At a speed of 48 miles per hour, how mnay minutes will it take to drive 40 miles? Is it 32 minutes?
July 29, 2014 by Anonymous

algebra
Sheila leaves her home to go to her sister's house, which is a 24-mile drive. The trip takes 36 minutes. She returns home taking the same route at a speed that is 5 miles per hour faster. How many minutes did the trip home take? I came up with 33 is this correct?
April 17, 2011 by mary

Algebra
One hour = 3,600 seconds and 1 mile= 5,280 feet. MAke a conjecture about how you could convert a speed of 15 miles per hour to feet per second. Then convert please help answer
November 19, 2014 by Steph

speed-distance-time
Please help me with this problem. Two cars started from the same point and traveled on a straight course in opposite directions for exactly 2 hours, at which time they were 208 miles apart. If one car traveled, on average, 8 miles per hour faster than the other car, what was ...
January 14, 2008 by jen

math
Ten minutes after a plane leaves the airport, it is reported that the plane is 80 miles away. What is the average speed of the plane, in miles per hour?
July 17, 2013 by vincent

math
Hannah took a trip yo visit her cousin. She drove 120 miles to reach her cousin's house and the same distance back home. a) It took her 1.2 hours to get halfway to her cousin's house. What was her average speed, in miles per hour, for the first 1.2 hours of the trip? b) Hannah...
April 11, 2009 by Anonymous

physics
if i ran a 4.6 forty yard dash and i ran down hill at a max speed of 18 miles per hour and punched you right in the face how many foot pounds of pressure would my hit have
October 14, 2011 by Charles

physics
A man walks 3 miles east in 1 hour at a constant velocity, then walks 2 miles east at a constant velocity in 20 minutes, then 2 miles east at a constant velocity in 40 minutes, then rests for 1 hour and then turns around and walks 8 miles west in two hours.What is the distance...
September 19, 2012 by Confused Student

psychology
If the mean score on a one mile running test was 14 minutes and the standard deviation was 1 minute what percentage of subjects ran the mile in 15 minutes or less
August 29, 2012 by sharon

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