Math 115

Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where D(t) is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast pace of 4 miles per hour for 30 minutes. You rest for 10 minutes, and then you continue walking at a leisurely pace of 1 mile per hour for 25 minutes."

I've completed the first part with D(t)= 1/15t if 0</t</30 but it's the next two that I'm confused on

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 51
asked by Daniela
  1. for 30 < t <= 40,
    D(t) = D(30) = 2

    for 40 < t <= 65
    D(t) = 2 + (1/60)(t-40)

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Steve

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. College Algebra

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where Upper D left-parenthesis t right-parenthesis is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast

    asked by megan on September 17, 2016
  2. Math 115

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where D(t) is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast pace of 6 miles per hour for 30 minutes.

    asked by Janiel on February 13, 2017
  3. Math 115

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where Upper D left-parenthesis t right-parenthesis is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast

    asked by George on February 15, 2018
  4. Math 115

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where D(t) is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): You begin a walk from your home at a fast pace of 6 miles per hour for 30 minutes. You

    asked by Julie Potterson UCSC on February 14, 2017
  5. Math 115

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where D(t) is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast pace of 6 miles per hour for 25 minutes.

    asked by Joana on September 18, 2016
  6. math

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where D(t) is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast pace of 6 miles per hour for 25 minutes.

    asked by briana on September 16, 2015
  7. Math 115

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where D(t) is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast pace of 6 miles per hour for 30 minutes.

    asked by Holie on February 14, 2017
  8. Math

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where D(t) is the total distance walked in miles as a function of time T (in minutes) You begin a walk from your home at a fast pace of 6 miles per hour for 30 minutes. You

    asked by Kay on February 18, 2016
  9. Math 115

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where Upper D left-parenthesis t right-parenthesis is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast

    asked by George on February 15, 2018
  10. Math115

    Create a piecewise function of the following scenario where Upper D left-parenthesis t right-parenthesis is the total distance walked (in miles) as a function of time t (in minutes): “You begin a walk from your home at a fast

    asked by Brita on September 19, 2016

More Similar Questions