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math
The distance between two points is correctly expressed as 720 statute miles or 630 nautical miles. Which of the following most closely approximates the value of one statute mile in terms of nautical miles? a. 0.88 b. 0.89 c. 0.90 d. 1.14 e. 1.25 please answer and explain what ...
May 4, 2014 by thomas

Simple Geography
The provisions of the United Nations Conference of the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) give coastal countries navigational and economic sovereignty over which of the following zones? A) 200-nautical-mile exclusive economic zone B) Export processing zone (EPZ) C) continental shelf D) ...
March 26, 2016 by Elizabeth

Precalculus
A nautical mile equals the length of arc subtended by a central angle of 1 minute on a great circle on the surface of Earth. If the radius of Earth is taken as 3960 miles, express 1 nautical mile in terms of ordinary, or statute, miles.
January 12, 2012 by Jillian

math
A ship sails due north from a position 5 degrees, 28' South Latitude to position 6 degrees, 43' North Latitude. Given that one minute of latitude is equivalent to 1 nautical mile, the ship has sailed a distance of A. 75 nautical miles B. 371 nautical miles C. 731 nautical ...
August 14, 2014 by Demi

physics
The depth of the ocean is sometimes measured in fathoms (1 fathom = 6 feet). Distance on the surface of the ocean is sometimes measured in nautical miles (1 nautical mile = 6076 feet). The water beneath a surface rectangle 3.70 nautical miles by 2.80 nautical miles has a depth...
September 13, 2014 by S

maths
A ship sails on a steady course bearing 106 degrees from A to B.If B is 76 nautical miles further east than A,find,to the nearest nautical mile,how far the ship has sailed?
March 8, 2013 by Shane

physics
The depth of the ocean is sometimes measured in fathoms (1 fathom = 6 feet). Distance on the surface of the ocean is sometimes measured in nautical miles (1 nautical mile = 6076 feet). The water beneath a surface rectangle 3.70 nautical miles by 2.80 nautical miles has a depth...
September 13, 2014 by S

physics
The depth of the ocean is sometimes measured in fathoms (1 fathom = 6 feet). Distance on the surface of the ocean is sometimes measured in nautical miles (1 nautical mile = 6076 feet). The water beneath a surface rectangle 3.70 nautical miles by 2.80 nautical miles has a depth...
September 13, 2014 by S

Calc
Two commercial airplanes are flying at an altitude of 40,000 ft along straight-line courses that intersect at right angles. Plane A is approaching the intersection point at a speed of 427 knots (nautical miles per hour; a nautical mile is 2000 yd or 6000 ft.) Plane B is ...
October 1, 2013 by Anonymous

Calc
Two commercial airplanes are flying at an altitude of 40,000 ft along straight-line courses that intersect at right angles. Plane A is approaching the intersection point at a speed of 427 knots (nautical miles per hour; a nautical mile is 2000 yd or 6000 ft.) Plane B is ...
October 1, 2013 by Anonymous

calculus
Two commercial airplanes are flying at an altitude of 40,000 ft along straight-line courses that intersect at right angles. Plane A is approaching the intersection point at a speed of 429 knots (nautical miles per hour; a nautical mile is 2000 yd or 6000 ft.) Plane B is ...
September 27, 2012 by Avi

maths
A lighthouse is 9.6 nautical miles from a ship which bears 156 degrees from the lighthouse.How far is the ship east of the lighthouse?Give answer correct to one-tenth of a nautical mile.
March 3, 2013 by Shane

Physics/English/Nautical Mile
In my previous posts about the NM I think part of my problem is I do not understand the meaning of the word "SUBTENDED". Explanation please. Mike
October 5, 2007 by Mike

math
The position of two towns X and Y are given to the nearest degree as X(45° N, 10° W) and Y (45 N°, 70° W). Find (a) The distance between the two towns in (i) Kilometers ( take the radius of the earth as 63711) (ii) Nautical miles ( take I nautical mile to be 1.85 km) (b) The ...
February 9, 2015 by kudu

calculus
(1 pt) At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 15 knots and ship B is sailing north at 21 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
March 10, 2009 by bill nye

Math!
At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 25 knots and ship B is sailing north at 16 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 6 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
June 4, 2009 by <3

calculus
At noon, ship A is 10 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 17 knots and ship B is sailing north at 20 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
September 24, 2009 by Parker

calculus
At noon, ship A is 10 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 17 knots and ship B is sailing north at 20 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
September 24, 2009 by Parker

Maths
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 16 knots and ship B is sailing north at 22 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 7 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 15, 2009 by Salman

Math
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 16 knots and ship B is sailing north at 22 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 7 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 16, 2009 by Salman

calculus
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 25 knots and ship B is sailing north at 16 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 7 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 20, 2009 by Georgia

math
At noon, ship A is 40 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 18 knots and ship B is sailing north at 23 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)

Calculus
At noon, ship A is 20 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 23 knots and ship B is sailing north at 17 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 5 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
March 1, 2010 by Samuel

calculus 1
At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 16 knots and ship B is sailing north at 17 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 5 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
March 25, 2010 by Anonymous

calculus 1
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 18 knots and ship B is sailing north at 19 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 3 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
March 25, 2010 by mona

calculus 1
At noon, ship A is 20 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 21 knots and ship B is sailing north at 18 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 5 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
March 25, 2010 by mona

math
At noon, ship A is 40 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 16 knots and ship B is sailing north at 17 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 5 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
March 26, 2010 by bob dylan

Calculus
At noon, ship A is 10 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 19 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour
April 3, 2010 by Anonymous

Calculus
At noon, ship A is 10 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 18 knots and ship B is sailing north at 22 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 6 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 26, 2010 by Sam

Calc
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 16 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 7 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 28, 2010 by Pierre

Calculus
At noon, ship A is 20 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 22 knots and ship B is sailing north at 18 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 31, 2010 by Anonymous

Cal 1
(1 pt) At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 20 knots and ship B is sailing north at 23 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 5 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
November 3, 2010 by TJ

CAL
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 21 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
July 10, 2011 by LAURA

CALCULUS
At noon, ship A is 40 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 23 knots and ship B is sailing north at 19 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 5 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 24, 2011 by CRYSTAL

Calc
At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 15 knots and ship B is sailing north at 18 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 6 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
February 19, 2012 by Heather

calculus
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 25 knots and ship B is sailing north at 25 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 6 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
May 14, 2012 by remy

calculus
At noon, ship A is 10 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 15 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 3 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
November 4, 2012 by Anonymous

calculus
At noon, ship A is 10 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 15 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 3 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
November 4, 2012 by Anonymous

calculus
At noon, ship A is 10 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 15 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 3 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
November 4, 2012 by Anonymous

Calculus
At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 19 knots and ship B is sailing north at 24 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 3 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 27, 2014 by Alessandra

calc
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 17 knots and ship B is sailing north at 16 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 6 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
October 29, 2014 by john smit

At noon, ship A is 40 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 24 knots and ship B is sailing north at 22 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 6 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
March 15, 2009 by Randall

Calculus
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 23 knots and ship B is sailing north at 17 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.) Please help!
July 28, 2013 by Anonymous

At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 18 knots and ship B is sailing north at 23 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 3 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.)
February 28, 2014 by ALI

math
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 21 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.) this is a cal ...
July 9, 2011 by lisa

math
At noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 21 knots and ship B is sailing north at 15 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 4 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.) this is a cal ...
July 9, 2011 by lisa

Physics
The Nautical Mile is internationally recognised as 1852m which is an approximation of 1' of latitude subtended to the earths surface. However it is an average and the geographical length on the earths surface of 1' of lat subtended will vary according to the radius of the ...
October 5, 2007 by Mike

algebra
Two ships make the same voyage of 3000 nautical miles. The faster ship travels 10 knots faster than the slower one (a knot is 1 nautical mile per hour). The faster ship makes the voyage in 50 hr less time than the slower one. Find the speeds of the two ships.
February 21, 2012 by Krystal

Precalculus
Find the distance along an arc on the surface of the earth that subtends a central angle of 1 minute. (1 minute = 1/60 degree) This is a nautical mile. Note that the radius of the Earth is 3960 miles and there are 1760 yards in a mile. Express your answer in both miles and yards.
September 10, 2012 by Greg

Physics/Nautical Mile
My previous posts have dramatically improved my understanding of how a NM is derived but other questions have been raised: In most books entitled "Pass your Day Skipper" or "Yachtmaster" or similar nautical/navigational publications Latitude is described and illustrated as the...
October 6, 2007 by Mike

Calc
If t is measured in hours and f '(t) is measured in knots, then integral from 0 to 2 of f '(t)dt = ? (Note: 1 knot = 1 nautical mile/hour)
January 2, 2011 by Erica

physics
Draw a diagram to scale showing the direction in which a man must row across a river in order to reach a point directly opposite, if he rows 3 mile/hr while the speed of current is 2 mile/hr. My ans- with angle of 33' with straight line he wants to travel. And V=3.6 mile/hr. ...
July 4, 2015 by jzee11

general chemistry
one international mile is defined as exactly 607601155 ft, and a speed of 1 knot is defined as one international nautical mile per hour.What is the speed in meters per second of a boat traveling at a speed of 14.3 knot?
January 21, 2008 by marinka

chemistry
By international agreement, the nautical mile is now defined as exactly 1852 meters. By what percentage does this current definition differ from the original definition?
January 7, 2011 by Anonymous

IS141
extended response: Dekendra is keeping a log of the miles she walks each day. So far, she walked 2/3 mileon Saturday, 1 3/4 mile on monday, 1/2 mile on tuesday, 2 1/8 mile on wednesday, 1 5/8 mile on thursday, and 5/6 mile on friday?
January 7, 2013 by Karizma

algerbra
A taxi company charges \$2.40 for the first mile and \$1.20 per mile for each additional mile. How much would the bill be for a 15 mile trip?
March 16, 2014 by mark ingram

Pre-Algebra
One hundred nautical miles equals about 185 kilometers. To the nearest kilometer, how far in kilometers is 290 nautical miles?
December 13, 2012 by Anonymous

Calculus - Optimization
The cost of fuel for a boat is one half the cube of the speed on knots plus 216/hour. Find the most economical speed for the boat if it goes on a 500 nautical mile trip.
March 20, 2013 by Sam

Trigonometry
Navigation A ship leaves port at noon and has a bearing of S 29° W. If the ship sails at 20 knots, how many nautical miles south and how many nautical miles west will the ship have traveled by 6:00 P.M.?
February 4, 2013 by AwesomeGuy

Math
t noon, ship A is 30 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 16 knots and ship B is sailing north at 22 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 7 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.) Note: Draw ...
October 15, 2009 by Salman

Calculus
At noon, ship A is 50 nautical miles due west of ship B. Ship A is sailing west at 20 knots and ship B is sailing north at 16 knots. How fast (in knots) is the distance between the ships changing at 6 PM? (Note: 1 knot is a speed of 1 nautical mile per hour.) Note: Draw ...
November 22, 2009 by Bobby

physics
while john is traveling along an straight interstate highway, he notices that the mile marker reads 260. john travels until he reaches the 150-mile marker and then retraces his path to the 175-mile marker. what is john's resultant displacement from the 260-mile marker?
October 22, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
While John is traveling along a straight interstate highway, he notices that the mile marker reads 280. John travels until he reaches the 156-mile marker and then retraces his path to the 175-mile marker. What is John's resultant displacement from the 280-mile marker?
September 7, 2015 by Robert

math 3
Damian run1/10 of a mile. then, he walks 1/10 of a mile. Finally, he jogs 1/10 of a mile. if he continues the pattern, which activity will Damian do next after he finished 1 mile of exercise?
February 7, 2013 by stephy 3

Math
A taxi company charged \$4.40 for a 2 mile trip. It charges certain amount for each 1/5 mile traveled. It charges twice as much for the first 1/5 mile. How muchis charged for the first 1/5 mile and each 1/5 mile after the first one?
February 13, 2013 by James

What fraction of a square mile is a field that is 1/2 mile long and 1/4 mile wide? How do you figure this?
January 27, 2010 by Jill

geometry
a taxicab charges \$1.45 for the first 1/5 mile and 25 cents for each additional 1/5 mile... determine the cost of a 12 mile trip!!
August 30, 2011 by Anonymous

math
joel walked 2/5 of a mile to the store. 3/10 of a mile to the library,and 1/20 of a mile to the post office. how far did he walk
April 30, 2013 by Anonymous

Spherical Trigonometery
I am trying to apply the formula cos c = cos a x cos b + sin a x sin b x cos C to find the length of c in my spherical triangle. I am working with 2 examples in a book in which the answers are given. In the first example all the sines & cosines calculated are positive and I ...
January 15, 2008 by Mike

math
Rafael walked mile 2/3 mile and then rode his scooter 5/6 mile. Look at the models to compare the distances. Which distance is farther?
March 13, 2013 by Mrs.Vargas

Physics/Nautical Mile
The NM by definition is something used at sea. In my previous post I established there is a difference in the length of the earths radius at the equator compared to the poles, although it is not clear whether the radius is a measurement of land mass or sea level? Additionally ...
October 5, 2007 by Mike

Physics
You know there are 1,609 metres in a mile. The number of feet in a mile is 5,280. Use these equalities to answer hoe many centimetres equals once inch. Thank you.
May 8, 2015 by Steph

Math (Trig)
A ship leaves port at noon and has a bearing of S 25° W. The ship sails at 15 knots. How many nautical miles south and how many nautical miles west does the ship travel by 6:00 P.M.? (Round your answers to two decimal places.) Miles South? Miles West?
October 21, 2015 by Rafael

math
Maggie is getting ready for the one-mile race in June. The first day of practice she ran 1/3 of a mile; the second day she ran 1/2 mile; the third day she ran 5/8 of a mile. Which is closest to her total mileage for the three days?
July 8, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
AT exactly noon,you pass mile marker 50 in your car.At 2:30pm you pull into a rest stop at mile marker215.What was yor average speed during this time
September 2, 2011 by rally

math
A furniture store offers a free delivery services to all points within a 7-mile radius. If a customer lives 7 miles east and 1 mile south, how far do they live from the 7-mile boundary?
January 18, 2012 by Anonymous

math
Taxi fares are \$3.50 for the first half mile and \$0.75 fro each addditional quater mile. Write a rule for computing the fare for an n-mile trip by taxi.
June 27, 2011 by Anonymous

math
one thousand three hundred twenty feet are what part of a mile. Since there are 5,280 feet in a mile the answer will be 1/4 of a mile. how would you set this up in a fraction?
July 13, 2010 by mona

Physics
The fastest sustained runner is the pronghorn antelope, capable of running at 55 min/h for 1/2 mile. How long does it take this antelope to run the. 1/2 mile?
September 11, 2012 by LALA

Physics/Nautical Mile
Still studying! I have The Macmillan & Silk Cut Nautical Almanac from 1981 which pre-dates WGS84 and they make reference to the NM being 6046 feet at the equator and 6108 feet at the poles. Conversions to metres = 1842.82m and 1861.71m. Remarkably similar to WGS84 derived ...
October 7, 2007 by Mike

algebra
If you reach a city on interstate and vehicle can travel on 32 mpg. write an inequality that shows the mile makers (m)you can reach from city at mile marker 125 going in either direction,when g is the amount of fuel , in gallons, in your vehicle. explain what this means (east ...
July 7, 2011 by linda

Math Analysis
From a ship off-shore, the angle of elevation of a hill is 1.1°. After the ship moves inland at 4.5 knots for 20 min, the angle of elevation is 1.4°. How high is the hill? (1 knot = 1 nautical mile = 6080 ft per hour) As I was just about to get the answer, I realized that it ...
March 2, 2010 by Emily

pre calculus
A taxi company charges \$2.00 for the first mile (or part of a mile) and 20 cents for each succeeding tenth of a mile (or part). Express the cost C (in dollars) of a ride as a piecewise-defined function of the distance x traveled (in miles) for 0 < x < 2
March 27, 2014 by Danielle

Precalc
A taxi company charges \$4.00 for the first mile (or part of a mile) and 40 cents for each succeeding tenth of a mile (or part). Express the cost C (in dollars) of a ride as a piecewise-defined function of the distance x traveled (in miles) for 0 < x ≤ 2.
September 7, 2014 by Alexa

the function S(d)=93logd+65 relates the speed of the wind, S, in mile per hour, near the centre of a tornado to the distance that the tornado travels, d, in miles. a)Calculate the avg. rate of change for the speed of the wind at the centre of a tornado from mile 10 to mile 100...
December 10, 2008 by james

Math
A fraction of a square mile is a field that is a 1/2 mile long and 1/4 mile wide. What is the fraction?
August 10, 2012 by Joe

math
if a man walked 1/12th of a mile one day 2/12ths of a mile the next day and 3/12ths of a mile the next day on what day did he walk a complete mile
February 23, 2012 by dave

math
in track practice jesse ran a mile in 7 minutes. his mile time was 2.5 times faster than michaels time. write and solve an equation to calculate michaels mile time.
October 8, 2012 by kathleen

Office Management
One taxicab charges 75 cents for the first quarter-mile and 15 cents for each additional mile. The competing taxi company charges \$1.00 for the first quarter-mile and 10 cents for each additional mile. 1. what distance would produce the same fare for the two taxi companies? 2...
February 17, 2011 by sandra

physics
jeff gordan traveled around a 1.5 mile track 300 times just bcause he felt like it.it took him 6.14 hours to complete the 300 laps.what was his total distance traveled?(1 mile=1.6093km)
September 25, 2011 by sana

math
one taxi charges 75 cents for the first quarter-mile and 15 cents for each additional quarter-mile. the second company charges \$1.00 for the first quarter-mile and 10 cents for each additional quarter mile. What distance would produce the same fare for the two companies?
February 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
A car is at mile marker 132 on the highway heading North. Of the car is traveling with a velocity of 24 mi/hr, what mile marker will the car be at after 150 minutes
September 12, 2015 by Michael

Math
Please help! 1. A taxi cost \$2.25 for the first mile plus .15 for each additional tenth of a mile. For a 5.2 mile trip Eric paid \$10 and told the driver to keep the change. How much was the drivers tip? 2. 2 trillion is how much more than seven hundred fifty billion. Write the...
April 1, 2013 by Erin

math
on monday carlos ran 1/8 of a mile. on wednesday he ran 5/6 of a mile. carlos ran 3/8 of a mile on friday. which day did calos run the farthest?
February 20, 2014 by Jim

physics
Secretariat ran the Kentucky Derby with times for the quarter mile of 25.2 s, 24.0 s, 23.8 s, and 23.0 s. (a) Find his average speed during each quarter-mile segment. (b) Assuming that Secretariat's instantaneous speed at the finish line was the same as the average speed ...
September 19, 2009 by Anh

Math 116
1.IN a given training week, a swimmer completes 1/4 mile on day one, 2/5 mile on day two, and 3/7 mile on day three. How many total miles does the athlete swim in the given week? a. 151/140 miles b.3/70 miles c.3/8 miles d.37/35 miles 2. The temperature on one day in January ...
July 11, 2013 by Queta

physics
Driving along a crowded freeway, you notice that it takes a time t to go from one mile marker to the next. When you increase your speed by 4.5 mi/h, the time to go one mile decreases by 12 s. What was your original speed?
September 29, 2011 by Pili

thinking outside of the box
one taxi company charges 75 cents for the first quarter mile and 15 cents for each additional mile the competing taxi company charges 1.00 for the first quarter mile and 10 each additional mile what distance would produce the same fare for the two taxi companies?
February 17, 2011 by eva

peshine
Mack has a field that measures 11 square mile. He is planting corn in a rectangular region of the field that is 3434 mile long and 1212 mile wide. Which is the area of the corn crop in Mack's field?
March 15, 2016 by diendra

algebra
In a given training week, a swimmer completes 1/4 mile on day one, 3/5 mile on day two, and 2/3 mile on day three. How many total miles does the athlete swim in the given week?
July 31, 2014 by shenae

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