# math (speed)

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### math

what are the level of speed, speed of sound, speed of light, what are the next levels of speed.

### math

Application Giovanni is flying his Cessna airplane on a heading as shown. His instrument panel shows an air speed of 130 mi/h. (Air speed is the speed in still air without wind.) However, there is a 20 mi/h crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the plane?

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Application Giovanni is flying his Cessna airplane on a heading as shown. His instrument panel shows an air speed of 130 mi/h. (Air speed is the speed in still air without wind.) However, there is a 20 mi/h crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the plane?

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a cyclist rides for 5 hours at a certain speed and then for 4 hours at a speed 6 km/h greater than her original speed. If he rides 294 km altogether, what was her initial speed?

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jenny had driven for 2h at a constant speed when road forced to reduce her speed by 10 mp/h for the remaining 1h of 152 mile trip. find her original speed 152 - 10 = 142/2 = 71 mp/h Can 71 mi/hr be right for the first speed? 71 mi/hr x 2 hrs = 142 miles traveled. 10 mi/hr x 1 ...

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A motorist travelling at a steady speed of 120km/h covers a section of the highway in 30min. After a speed limit is imposed he finds that when travelling at the maximum speed allowed he takes 20 min. longer than before to cover the same section. Calculate the speed limit.

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Ling lives 2 miles from school. It took him 15 minutes to bike from school to home. The first half of the distance he biked at a speed of 12 mph. What was his speed for the remaining distance? What was his average speed? His speed for remaining distance was___mph and his ...

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A passenger train takes 3 hours less for a journey of 360km . if its speed increased by 10km/hr from its usual speed . what is its usual speed?

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The speed of train A is 6 mph slower than the speed of train B. Train A travels 200 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 230 miles. Find the speed of speed of each train.

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The speed of train A is 6 mph slower than the speed of train B. Train A travels 200 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 230 miles. Find the speed of speed of each train.

### math

A boat travels 8km upstream and back in 2 hours. If the current flows at a constant speed of 3km/h, Find the speed of the boat in still water.(when the boat goes upstream, it speed reduces by 3km/h, and when going downstream, its speed increases by 3 km/h)

### Math

A rubber ball is thrown straight down from a height of 244 feet at speed of 80 feet per second. If the ball always rebounds with one-fourth of its impact speed, what will be the speed of the ball the third time it hits the ground? My Answer is: 1/4*80=60 1/4*60=45 1/4*45=33.75...

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The train slows down uniformly from a speed of 50m/s to a speed of 10m/s in a time of 20sec,During the next 30sec,it accelerates uniformly to a speed of u metres/sec.calculate the retardation from t=0 to t=20?

### math

Aryan has to travel certain distance from his home at a speed of 5 kilometre hours on his way back to home the speed decreases to 3 kilo metre per hour find his average speed.

### MATH Algebra

The speed of a passenger train is 6 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 280 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 250 miles. Find the speed of each train. What is the speed of passenger train? ____mph What is the ...

### Math

The Danville Epress travels 280mi at a certain speed.If the speed had been increased by 5mph the trip could have been made in 1 hour less time.Find the actual speed.

### math

The Danville Epress travels 280mi at a certain speed.If the speed had been increased by 5mph the trip could have been made in 1 hour less time.Find the actual speed.

### 10th grade Academic Math

hi can you help me with this problem please, thank you.----------------- If the speed of an experimental car is decreased by 8km/h it completes a 140 km trip in 2 hours more than had it been traveling at its usual speed. Determine its usual speed.

### 10th grade Academic Math

hi can you help me with this problem please, thank you.----------------- If the speed of an experimental car is decreased by 8km/h it completes a 140 km trip in 2 hours more than had it been traveling at its usual speed. Determine its usual speed.

### 10th grade Academic Math

hi can you help me with this problem please, thank you.----------------- If the speed of an experimental car is decreased by 8km/h it completes a 140 km trip in 2 hours more than had it been traveling at its usual speed. Determine its usual speed.

### Math

Marie traveled to work (7km) in 25 minutes. What was her speed? I got 16.8km/h but my teacher said it's 28km/h and I have no idea how he got that. Also, how do you calculate average speed when there's more than one speed? (this is just for the next question)

### science/math

A car travels up a hill at a constant speed of 45 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 70 km/h. Calculate the average speed for the round trip.

### math

Jennifer drove at steady speed for 2 hours then reduced speed by 10 mph and drove for another 3 hours what was the initial speed if the total distance was 220 miles?

### english

In the following paragraph, are the words I have in capital letters adverbs? A five-speed bike combines the WORST of a three-speed and ten-speed. The typical five-speed is built on the same heavy frame as the three-speed, OFTEN, has the five-speed gear cluster and changer ...

### math

A cyclist bikes at a constant speed for 18 miles. He then returns home at the same speed but takes a different route. His return trip takes one hour longer and is 23 miles. Find his speed.

### Math

An aircraft flew 3hrs with the wind. The return trip took 4hrs against the wind. If the speed of the plane in still air is 180mph more than the speed of the wind, find the wind speed and the speed of the plane in still air.

### math

Solve the problem.A cyclist bikes at a constant speed for 25 miles. He then returns home at the same speed but takes a different route. His return trip takes one hour longer and is 30 miles. Find his speed.

### MATH

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED INCREASED 19 MILES/H FROM 8 AM TO 12 NOON. THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED DECREASED 5 MI MI/H FROM 12 NOON TO 4 PM. AT 4 PM, THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED WAS AT LEAST 32 MI/H. WHAT IS THE MINIMUM VALUE OF THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED AT 8 AM? NEED TO SOLVE AN INEQUALITY ...

### math in distress

A salesman drove 480 miles from Pittsburgh to Hartford. The next day he returned the same distance to Pittsburgh in half an hour less time than his original trip took, because he increased his average speed by 4 mph find his original speed. Okay... I did it this way...480/2= ...

### Math

A small truck is to be driven 300 miles on a freeway at a constant speed of x miles per hour. Speed laws on the freeway require that a truck must be driven between 30 miles per hour and 70 miles per hour. assume that fuel cost $3.50 per gallon. in addition, assume that for a ...

### MAth grade 8

mr kumar lives in the eastern part of spore . he visits his aged parents , who lives 36 km away , every weekend he finds that is he increases the average speed of his vehicle by 12km/h, he could save 9 minutes of his travelling time. find the speed at which he travels before ...

### Math

A sample of 500 drivers was asked whether or not they speed while driving. The following tables gives a two-way classification: Speed Never speed Male 222 78 Female 128 72 We wish to test whether gender and speeding are related at the 1% significance level.

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A sample of 500 drivers was asked whether or not they speed while driving. The following tables gives a two-way classification: Speed Never speed Male 222 78 Female 128 72 We wish to test whether gender and speeding are related at the 1% significance level.

### physics

An airplane travels 2800 km at a speed of 700 km/h, decreases its speed to 500 km/h for the next 1500 km and travels the last 1000 km at a speed of 400 km/hr. Find the average speed of the plane for the trip.

### math

an express train makes a run of 240 km at a certain speed. another train whose speed is 12km/hr less takes an hour longer to cover the same distance. find the speed of the express train in km/hr.

### calculus

5.In a certain state the maximum speed permitted on freeways is 65 km/h and the minimum speed is 40 km/h. The fine for violating these limits is Rs.15 for every kilometer per hour above the maximum speed or below the minimum speed. Express the amount of the fine as a function ...

### Math

Mattie drove 140 miles in the same amount of time that it took a tubropropeller plane to travel 520 miles. The speed of the plane was 190 mph faster than the speed of the car. Find the speed of the plane

### math

A boat travels from one port A to port B, travelling 126 km, upstream (against the current) at a uniform speed, and the trip takes 6 hours. On the way back (downstream), the trip only takes 4.5 hours. Set up and solve a system of equations to find out the speed of the boat ...

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A submarine enters the sea at an initial speed of 2 meters per minute. The submarine's speed triples every minute. What is the submarine's speed after 5 minutes?

### math

a car travels at a constants speed and uses G(x) litres of gas per kilomotre, where x is the speed of the car in kilomotres oer hour and G(x)=(1280+x^2)/(320x) a>if fuel costs 1.29 per litre, determine the cost function C(x)that expresses the cost of the fuel for a 200KM ...

### physics

A runner, beginning at rest, completed a 50 m run with a final speed of 6 m/s. Assuming constant acceleration. a) What was the average speed of the runner? b) What was the runner's time? c) What was the acceleration? a) half the final speed b) distance/(average speed) c) (...

### Math

a car travelled 60 km in 25 mins. its speed is equilent to _____km/hour. In 2 1/3 hours this car travelled______km if it maintained at this speed. when you change mins to hour to you divide 60 into 25 to get the km/hour??? im confused. 60km/25 min. = 12km/5min 5 min. is 1/12 ...

### math 117

A passenger train can travel 325 mi in the same time a freight train takes to travel 200 mi. If the speed of the passenger train is 25 mi/h faster than the speed of the freight train, find the speed of each. Speed = distance/time Therefore time = distance/speed. Assume the ...

### Math

an aircraft flew 2 hours with the wind. the return trip took 3 hours against the wind. if the speed of the plane in still air is 140 miles per hour more than the speed of the wind, find the wind speed and the speed of the plane in still air

### sCiEnCe

Can you define speed, motion, constant speed and average speed? And can you get me there formulas? Ex-Distance over speed THANKS MUCH! <333 Can you define speed, motion, constant speed and average speed? And can you get me there formulas? Ex-Distance over speed THANKS MUCH...

### Math

Bill is concerned about the frostbite risk for workers clearing snow. The weather report predicts the air temperature will be -15 degrees Fahrenheit. Joe comes up with an equation relating air temperatures caused by the wind and wind speed: y =- 5/ 3 x-38.3 where x is the ...

### math please help

The speed of a passenger train is 8 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 310 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 270 miles. Find the speed of each train. What is the speed of passenger train? What is the speed...

### math

a bus takes 12 hours to travel the same distance that an airplane travels in 1.5 hours. the average speed of the airplane ia 120 km per hour faster than five times the average speed of the bus. what is the average speed of the bus? let x represent the speed of the bus speed of...

### math

Jimmy is travelinig at a speed of 135 mi/hr. what is his speed in feet per second?

### physics

A object of mass 3.00 kg is subject to a force Fx that varies with position as in the figure below. Find the work done by the force on the object as it moves as follows: (a) from x = 0 to x = 4.00 m 1 Your response differs from the correct answer by 10% to 100%. J (b) from x...

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Benny is traveling at a speed of 15 mi/h. What is his speed in feet per second?

### Math

Jimmy is traveling at a speed of 60 mi/h. What is his speed in feet per second?

### Math

The speed limit on a highway is 65 mi/hr. What is this speed in km/hr? Is the correct answer 104 km/hr?

### college math

the speed limit on a local highway is 65 miles per hour. what is this speed in km/hr

### Math

A wheel has a 32 inch diameter. The speed of a point on its rim is 44 ft/sec. What is its angular speed?

### math

A rikhshaw covered 2 km/hr and return back at a speed of 11 km/hr find the average speed of the rickshaw

### repost math question

An aircraft flew 6 hours with the wind. The return trip took 7 hours against the wind. If the speed of the plane in still air is 276 miles per hour more than the speed of the wind, find the wind speed and the speed of the plane in still air. The wind soeed was ______ mph.

### math (speed)

A boat cruises downstream for 2 hours before heading back. It takes 3.5 hours going upstream to get back. If the speed of the stream is 8 mph, what is the speed of the boat in still water?:

### math

by how many order of magnitute is the speed of light greater than the average speed of grey sound? Rose Diamond when he set the hight gate track 710 m record of for this 47.43 sec in April 2003 710m/47.43s = close to 15 m/s. The speed of light is 3 x 10^8 m/s or 30 x 10^7 m/s...

### math

a train travels 68 km at an average speed of 51 km/h. it then travels another 20 km at an average speed of 40 km/h before reaching its destination. calculate the average speed of whole journey?

### algebra

the speed of train A is 8 mph slower than the speed of train B. Train A travels 220 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 260 miles. Find the speed of both trains. Speed of train A = Speed of train B =

### math

An airplane flies 1080 miles with a constant speed of 720 mph and another 3812.7 miles with a constant speed of 760 mph. What is its average speed for the total trip?

### Math, Please Help!!!

a hot air balloon is rising vertically 10 ft/sec while the wind is blowing horizontally 5ft/sec. Find the speed of the balloon and the angle x that it makes with the horizontal. I know that the speed of the balloon is the square root of (10)^2 + (5)^2, but I was wondering if ...

### Math, Please Help!!!

a hot air balloon is rising vertically 10 ft/sec while the wind is blowing horizontally 5ft/sec. Find the speed of the balloon and the angle x that it makes with the horizontal. I know that the speed of the balloon is the square root of (10)^2 + (5)^2, but I was wondering if ...

### Math

The speed limits on I-70 is 40-65 mph. A $ 10 fine is imposed on every mile above or below this speed limit.

### chemistry

What is the wavelength, frequency, temperature, and type of the electromagnetic radiation that has: a. 90% the speed of light b. 50% the speed of light c. 10% the speed of light d. 5% the speed of light e. 1% the speed of light

### statistics

a person drove on a highway first 5km at a speed of 60km/h ,the second 5km at a speed of 85km/h , third 5km at a speed of 92km/h and last 5km of his journey,the speed was 8okm/h.Use suitable average to find average speed of the journey of 20km.

### Physics

A ball is thrown horizontally from a height of 16.01 m and hits the ground with a speed that is 5.0 times its initial speed. What was the initial speed? Ok so I got a vertical final velocity of 17.714 m/s. Now I need to find the horizontal speed, correct? Which equation can I ...

### Math vocab

What does distance/time/rate of speed mean?? Its all one word AND IM SOO CONFUSED! Movement? I am confused also. Rate of speed is not a common term. Speed is rate of motion , or rate of change of distance per time. i need help on my math vocab what is a sector What is the ...

### math

The speed of a boat in still water is 8 km/h. It travels 60 km upstream and 60 km downstream in a total time of 16 hours. What is the speed of the stream?

### Math

An alien rocketship is travleing at a speed of 0.024 miles per minute. At this speed, how many inches will it travel in 1 second

### Radians

The angular speed of a large pulley wheel that has a radius of 15, is 50 revolutions/min. Find the angular speed and the rim speed of the smaller wheel that has a radius of 5. The rim speed is going to be the same. I got the angular speed but I can't figure out why the rim ...

### Physics

When a football in a field goal attemp reaches its max height how does its speed compare to its inital speed? a)it's zero b) it is less than its inital speed c)it is equal to its inital speed d)it is greater than its inital speed since at the max height v=0 isn't the answer a)?

### Physics

When a football in a field goal attemp reaches its max height how does its speed compare to its inital speed? a)it's zero b) it is less than its inital speed c)it is equal to its inital speed d)it is greater than its inital speed since at the max height v=0 isn't the answer a)?

### UPSTREAM

THIS EXURSION WITH A BOAT TRAVEL 35KM UPSTREAM AND THEN BACK AGAIN IN 4 H 48 MINUTRE. iF THE SPEED OF THE BOAT I5 K,/H, WHAT IS THE SPEED OF THE CURRENT? Let v be the speed of the current. The boat's speed upstream (relative to the land) is 15-v and the speed downstream is 15+...

### math

The speed of a train A is 8mph slower than the speed of train B. Train A travels 230 miles in same time it takes train B to travel 270 miles. Find the speed of each train.

### math

the speed of a train a is 6 mph slower than the speed of train b. train a travels 220 miles in the same time it takes train b to travel 250 miles. find the speed of each train

### physics

a woman drives at a speed of 20m/s for part of a trip and at a speed of 30m/s for the rest of the trip if she spends 10 minutes driving at each speed determine her average speed for the full trip. If instead she drives 10 kilometers at each speed determine her average speed ...

### math

the question is: jim ran a mile in 3 min and 43 seconds how fast was his avrage speed. what was his avg. speed if the time was 353

### Math

Maira drives at a constant speed for 3 hours and travels 175 miles. how far would she drive in 4.5 at the same speed?

### sunshine

Distinguish between instantaneous speed and average speed. A man drives a car a distance of 200km at an average speed of 44kmh-1. What must be his average speed fot the next 220 km if he is to cover the total distances in 9 hours?

### Math

Elenore made an 850 mile trip east. She traveled 2 hours by jet and 30 minutes by a private propeller plane. If the speed of the jet was four times the speed of the propeller plane, what was the speed of the jet?

### math

a boat travels 4 km upstream and 4 km back. the time for the round trip is 9 hrs. the speed of the stream is 2 km/hr. What is the speed of the boaty in still water?

### Math

Suppose the speedometer of your car reads 90 km/ hr. If you are driving in the united states where the maximum speed is posted as 50 mi/ hr By how much are you exceeding the speed limit.

### Physics 1111 at UGA

If a projectile is launched from Earth with a speed equal to the escape speed, how high above the Earth's surface is it when its speed is one third the escape speed?

### math

A boat needs to travel south at a speed of 20 km/h. However a constant current of 6 km/h is flowing from the south-east. Use vectors to find: a.the equivalent speed in still water for the boat to achieve the actual speed of 20 km/h. b the direction in which the boat must head ...

### Calculus

The fuel efficiency, E, in litres per 100 km, for a car driven at speed v, in km/h is E(v)=1600v/(v^2+6400). a) Determine the legal speed speed that will maximize the fuel efficiency if the speed limit is 50 km/h. The answer is 50 km/h but my teacher said it can't be that. Any...

### Physics

In laboratory situations, a projectile’s range can be used to determine its speed. To see how this is done, suppose a ball rolls off a horizontal table and lands 1.2m out from the edge of the table. If the tabletop is 95cm above the floor, I figured out the ball is in the ...

### Math

Suppose the speedometer of your car reads 90km/hr. If you are driving in the United States where the maximum speed is posted as 50 mi/hr by how much are you exceeding the speed limit.

### Math

You are taking a bike trip. After riding 8 miles , you change your speed to 12 MPH. What is the total distance you travel if you stay at this speed for 3 hours?

### physics

An object moving with constant acceleration at time t=0 its speed is v. , at t=t. its speed is v./2 , at t=2t. its speed is v./4 . What will be its speed at time t=3t.?

### Math

Gavin's anemometer measures the wind speed at 44.14 kilometers per hour. 4 times faster than the wind speed 5 hours ago. What was the wind speed 5 hours ago?

### Math

A car traveling at 46 mi/h slows to a speed of 23 mi/h in 5 seconds. It maintains that speed for 5 seconds and then slows to stop after 5 more seconds. Which graph shows the car's speed overtime

### Math

At 1:30 Marlon left his house to go to the beach, a distance of 11.25 miles. He rose his skateboard until 2:15, and then walked the rest of the way. He arrived at the beach at 3:00. Marlon's speed on his skateboard 2 times his walking speed. Find his speed when skateboarding ...

### Science

Here are some muliple choice questions I am stuck on. Thanks in advance for help any one can give me. 1) A falling object that has reached its terminal speed continues to gain? a.speed b.both speed and acceleration c.acceleration d.neither speed nor acceleration. I think the ...

### Math

At 1:30 Marlon left his house to go to the beach, a distance of 9.375 miles. He rose his skateboard until 2:15, and then walked the rest of the way. He arrived at the beach at 3:00. Marlon's speed on his skateboard is 1.5 times his walking speed. Find his speed when ...

### math

Driver A had been leading archrival B for a while by a steady 3 miles. Only 2 miles from the finish, driver A ran out of gas and decelerated thereafter at a propertional to the square of his remaining speed. One mile later, driver A's speed was exactly halved.If driver B's ...

### College math

Highway curves If a circular curve without any banking has a radius of R feet, the speed limitL.in miles per hour for the curve is L=1.5 R. (a.)Find the speed limit for a curve having a radius of 400 feet. (b.) If the radius of a curve doubles, what happens to the speed limit...

### Maths

A car traveled from A to B at a speed of 15 km/h and return at a speed of 30 km/h. Find the average speed for the whole journey.