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It took 3.5 hours for an airplane traveling at a constant speed of 550 miles per hour to reach its destination. What distance did the airplane travel until it reached its destination?
What????

6th math 
Ms. Sue
You have two numbers. Do you think you should
add?
subtract?
multiply?
divide? 
6th math 
princessleaya
multiply

6th math 
Ms. Sue
550 miles in one hour
1100 miles in two hours
etc. 
6th math 
Ms. Sue
Yes, multiply.

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princessleaya
time times rate =distance....

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princessleaya
thank you!
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It took 3.5 hours for an airplane traveling at a constant speed of 550 miles per hour to reach its destination. What distance did the airplane travel until it reached its destination?