Light travels about 1 mile in 0.000005 seconds. If a spacecraft could travel at this speed, it would travel almost 10 to the 6th power miles in 5 seconds. About how far would this spacecraft travel in 50 seconds?
A boat is traveling in a river with a current that has a speed of 1.5 km/h. In one hour, the boat can travel twice the distance downstream as it can travel upstream. How long will it take the boat to travel 100 km in still water?
Dave needs to get groceries from the store, which is a distance of 1.7 km east of his house. Dave rides his bike to the store at a constant speed of 6.6 m/s, and rides back to his house at the slower speed of 2m/s. A)How long in seconds …
Impulses in nerve fibers travel at a speed of 293 ft./sec . the distance D traveled in T seconds is given by D =293t . how long would it take an impulse to travel from the brain to the toes of a person who is 6 feet tall?
Radio signals travel at a rate of 3*10^8 meters per second. How many seconds would it take for a radio signal to travel from a satellite to the surface of Earth if the satellite is orbiting at a height of 4.2*10^7 meters?