science

Thank you. I don't know if this one is right- At the speed of 2.5m/s, how many seconnds will it take the kayak to run a 4,500 m course? what is the speed of the kayak in kilometers per hour?
speed= 4,500km/2.5h*60min/1 h =270,000/2.5=108,000km/h
Thank you Ms. Sue :-)

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 133
  1. time= distance/speed= 4500/2.5 seconds

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    1. While riding on an elevator descending with a constant speed of 1.5 m/s, you accidentally drop a book form under your arm. (a) How long does it take for the book to reach the elevator floor, 1.2 m below your arm? (b) What is

  2. Calculus

    A man 2m tall walks away from a lamppost whose light is 5m above the ground. If he walks at a speed of 1.5m/s, at what rate is his shadow growing when he is 10m from the lamppost? I tried to draw a diagram, but I don't understand

  3. physics - energy question

    A simple pendulum, 2.0 m in length, is released with a push when the support string is at an angle of 25° from the vertical. If the initial speed of the suspended mass is 1.2 m/s when at the release point, what is its speed at

  4. physics

    You jog at 6.2 mi/h for 5.0 mi, then you jump into a car and drive for another 5.0 mi. With what average speed must you drive if your average speed for the entire 10.0 miles is to be 10.6 mi/h? I don't get why the answer isn't 15.

  1. Chemistry

    The speed limit on a certain highway is 72km/h. What is the speed in cm/s? Could you go through each step on how to get the answer? Lots of the questions are like this one, but I don't know how to do them.

  2. Physics(check)

    11)A race car travels on a racetrack at 38 m/s and slows at a constant rate to a velocity of 20 m/s over 10 s. How far does it move during this time? I don't know 12)The speed of a body is the distance traveled per unit time.

  3. Physics

    A sky diver of mass 80.0 ks jumps from a slow-moving aircraft and reaches a terminal speed of 50.0 m/s. a) What is the acceleration of the sky diver when her speed is 30.0 m/s? What is the drag force on the diver when her speed is

  4. AP Physics Word Problems ASAP!

    Could you please help me out with the following problems please? If a rocket initially at rest accelerates at a rate of 50 m/s^2 for one minute, its speed will be ? ( I know there are 60 seconds in 1 minute, so would I just use

  1. Physics

    I must show my work for full credit. I need help on this question. I don't need answers, but could you help me figure it out. Thanks A microbiologist measures the speed of a swimming bacterium. The bacterium covers a distance of

  2. physics!-concervation of energy equations

    2. a 755N diver drops from a board 10.0 m above the water's surface. Find the divers speed 5.00 m above the water's surface. then find the diver's speed just before striking the water. 3. if the diver in item 2 leaves the board

  3. physics

    ok so I really don't get 2d collisions and I thought I knew how to do this one but I have no idea: A 104 kg baseball player jumps up verticlly to catch a baseball of mass .254 kg traveling horizontally with a speed of 28.6 m/s. If

  4. physics

    A ventilation fan has blades 0.25 m in radius rotating at 20rpm. What is the tangential speed of each blade tip? i don't understand how to do tangential speed.

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.