Math

posted by .

1.If a person jogs at a rate of 5 1/2mi/h for 3 1/2 h in a week, how many calories do they burn?

2. If a person runs in place for 15 minutes, how many calories will be burned?


3. If a person cross-country skis for35minutes, how many calories will be burned?
4. How many hours would a person have to jump rope in order to lose 1 pound? (Assume calorie consumption is just enough to maintain weight, with no activity.) Heavier people burn more calories (for the same activity), and lighter people burn fewer. In fact, you can calculate similar figures for burning calories by setting up the appropriate proportion.


5. At what rate would a 120-pound person burn calories while bicycling at 12 mi/h?


6. At what rate would a 180-pound person burn calories while bicycling at 12 mi/h?


7. How many hours of jogging at 5 1/2 mi/h would be needed for a 200-pound person to lose 5 pounds? (Again, assume calorie consumption is just enough to maintain weight, with no activity.)

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math

    based on a 150 pound person jogging = 740 cal burned for 5 1/2 mi/hr if a person jogs at a rate of 5 1/2 mi/h for 3 1/2 h in a week how many calories do they burn. Multiply 3 1/2 by 740.
  2. math

    Please help me to resolve that sevent questions.Many people are interested in losing weight through exercise. An important fact to consider is that a person needs to burn off 3,500 calories more than he or she takes in to lose 1 pound, …
  3. Ratios Math

    Please help The following table shows the number of calories burned per hour (cal/h) for a variety of activities, where the figures are based on a 150-pound person. Bicycling 6mi/h 240 Running 10mi/h 1280 Bicycling 12mi/h 410 Swimming …
  4. MAth

    help me please Many people are interested in losing weight through exercise. An important fact to consider is that a person needs to burn off 3,500 calories more than he or she takes in to lose 1 pound, according to the American Dietetic …
  5. math

    If a person jogs at a rate of 5 mi/h for 3 h in a week, how many calories do they burn?
  6. math

    Many people are interested in losing weight through exercise. An important fact to consider is that a person needs to burn off 3,500 calories more than he or she takes in to lose 1 pound, according to the American Dietetic Association. …
  7. MATH

    Many people are interested in losing weight through exercise. An important fact to consider is that a person needs to burn off 3,500 calories more than he or she takes in to lose 1 pound, according to the American Dietetic Association. …
  8. MATH

    Someone please help me not sure if I even know what I am doing with any of this. write the following ratios in simplest form 5 3/5 to 2 1/10 5 3/5 2 1/10 x 100/100 = 8/20 = 2/5 the ratio of 7 dimes to 3 quarters 7/3 x 100/100 = 700/300 …
  9. algebra

    Someone please help me not sure if I even know what I am doing with any of this. write the following ratios in simplest form 5 3/5 to 2 1/10 5 3/5 2 1/10 x 100/100 = 8/20 = 2/5 the ratio of 7 dimes to 3 quarters 7/3 x 100/100 = 700/300 …
  10. college math

    1. If a person jogs at a rate of mi/hr for hr in a week, how many calories will the person burn?

More Similar Questions