Math

The record for the Boston Marathon's wheelchair division is one hour 18 minutes and 27 seconds

A) The Boston Marathon is 26.2 miles long what was the average speed of the record winner of the wheelchair division round to the nearest hundredth

B) at this rate how long would it take this competitor to complete a 30 mile race

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1. do it in seconds

(30/26.2)( 1*3600 + 18*60 + 27) seconds

= (30/26.2) (4707 seconds)

= 5390 seconds

take off one hour which is 3600 seconds

1 hour and 1790 seconds

note 1790/60 = 29.83
so take off 29 minutes which is 1740 seconds

1 hour and 29 minutes and (1790-1740)seconds
so
1 hour and 29 minutes and 50 seconds

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2. Thank you!!! That was a HUGE help!!!!!!

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3. You are welcome.

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4. Do you play fortnite

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5. i play fortnite

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6. So im a lil confused was part A answered

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7. no

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8. but can someone pls answer A)?

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