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A record for a marathon is 2.00h, 9.00min, 21.0 sec. If the average speed of a runner achieving this record is 5.436 m/s, what is the marathon distance?
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15,878 km
7,761 km
42.2 km
26.2 km

We're omnly two days into the new school year and I don't have all the formulas straight-please help
Thank you

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    t = 2hr*3600s/hr + 9mim*60s/m + 21s = 7761s.
    d = 5.436m/s *7761s = 42188.8m = 42.2km.

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    Thank you-Much appreciated
    It makes sense now

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