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The fastest car on earth a Thrust SSC would win every NASCAR race in America. If it takes 0.5 hours to travel 380 miles, what is its speed?

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  1. 0.5/380 = 1/x

    Cross multiply and solve for x.

  2. is it 380/0.5 =760

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  3. Right. 760 mph

  4. Thank you very much MS. SUE

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  5. You're very welcome, Sam.

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