1. physics

    A top fuel dragster covers the quarter mile in 4.5 seconds. what is its speed in miles per hour? please tell me step by step what to do.
  2. Physics

    A top fuel dragster can complete a quarter-mile (402 meters) in 4.7 seconds. Assuming that the vehicle starts from rest and that acceleration is constant, calculate (a) the acceleration and (b) the final speed of the top fuel dragster.
  3. algera

    The fuel efficiency for a certain midsize car is given by E(v) = −0.018v^2 + 1.440v + 3.9 where E(v)is the fuel efficiency in miles per gallon for a car traveling v miles per hour. (a) What speed will yield the maximum fuel efficiency? Round to the
  4. Algebra

    The fuel efficiency for a certain midsize car is given by E(v) = −0.017v^ + 1.462v + 3.5 where E(v)is the fuel efficiency in miles per gallon for a car traveling v miles per hour. (a) What speed will yield the maximum fuel efficiency? Round to the
  5. Algebra

    The fuel efficiency for a certain midsize car is given by E(v) = −0.017v^ + 1.462v + 3.5 where E(v)is the fuel efficiency in miles per gallon for a car traveling v miles per hour. (a) What speed will yield the maximum fuel efficiency? Round to the
  6. algebra

    A student runs 100 meters in 11 seconds. What is the speed of the student? speed = distance over time; 1 mile = 1609 meters 9.1 miles per hour 16 miles per hour 20.3 miles per hour 24 miles per hour pls help
  7. physics

    Stickman is driving a dragster. He does the quarter mile in 4 seconds and at the finish line is speed is 100m/s. He deploys his parachute after he crosses the finish line and wished to slow to a speed of 10m/s in 10s. What diameter parachute does he need
  8. physics

    Stickman is driving a dragster. He does the quarter mile in 4 seconds and at the finish line is speed is 100m/s. He deploys his parachute after he crosses the finish line and wished to slow to a speed of 10m/s in 10s. What diameter parachute does he need
  9. Physics

    A VW Beetle goes from 0 to 46.0 mi/h with an acceleration of +2.35 m/s2. (a) How much time does it take for the Beetle to reach this speed? (b) A top-fuel dragster can go from 0 to 46.0 mi/h in 0.750 s. Find the acceleration (in m/s2) of the dragster.
  10. physics

    A VW Beetle goes from 0 to 59.0 mi/h with an acceleration of +2.35 m/s2. (a) How much time does it take for the Beetle to reach this speed? (b) A top-fuel dragster can go from 0 to 59.0 mi/h in 0.700 s. Find the acceleration (in m/s2) of the dragster.
  11. conversion

    How much longer, in seconds, is required to drive 1 mile at 40 miles per hour than at 60 miles per hour? 1 hour = 60 minutes 1 minute = 60 seconds
  12. Calculus

    The fuel consumption (gallons per hour) of a car traveling at a speed of v miles per hour is c = f(v). 1) What is the meaning of the derivative f ' (v)? answer: rate of change of fuel consumption as miles go up 2) What are its units? answer: miles per
  13. 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
  14. Math

    An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) carries 45 gallons of fuel. It burns fuel at a rate of 3 gph (gallons/hour) and flies at a speed of 160 mph (miles/hour). We want to fly it to a location X, fly around the area for 1 hour, and then fly it back to the
  15. Algebra

    An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) carries 45 gallons of fuel. It burns fuel at a rate of 3 gph (gallons/hour) and flies at a speed of 160 mph (miles/hour). We want to fly it to a location X, fly around the area for 1 hour, and then fly it back to the
  16. Trigonometry- Help!

    After one hour in flight, an airplane is located 200 miles north and 300 miles west of the airport. What is the magnitude of the plane's velocity? Round your answer to the nearest mile per hour. a) 22 miles per hour b) 128 miles per hour c )256 miles per
  17. algebra

    what is the speed in miles per hour of toy car that runs 40 ft in 8 seconds. 1 hour=3600. 1 mile=5280 ft
  18. Physics

    A dragster travels 1/4 mile in 6.1 seconds. Assuming the acceleration is constant and the dragster is initially at rest, what is the velocity when it crosses the finish line?plese explain.
  19. Math

    Eunice runs around an oval quarter-mile track, completing one lap every 2 minutes and 30 seconds. At this speed, how many seconds will it take him to run a mile?
  20. math

    It took Esteban 1 minute and 20 seconds to travel one mile. If he then drives this one mile distance in 55 seconds, how much faster is he driving in miles per hour?
  21. algebra

    Rachel allows herself 1 hour to reach a sale appointment 50 mile s away. After she has driven 30 miles, she realizes that she must increase her speed by 15 miles per hour in order to get there on time. What was her speed for the first 30 miles?
  22. algebra 1

    What is the speed, in miles per hour, of a toy car that runs 40 feet in 8 seconds? Round your answer to the nearest whole number. (1 hour = 3600; 1 mile = 5280 ft)
  23. Math

    A car travelling at 23 miles per hour accelerates to 46 miles per hour in 5 seconds. It maintains that speed for 5 seconds before it slows to a stop in 5 seconds. Sketch and label a graph showing the car's speed over time.
  24. maths

    A motorist travels 120 miles to his destionation at an average speed of 60 miles per hour and returns to the starting point at an average speed of 40 miles per hour.His average speed for the entire trip is 1. 53 miles per hour 2. 52 miles per hour 3. 50
  25. Calculus

    Derivatives - chain rule An airplane, flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mile, passes directly over an observer. If the constant speed of the airplane is 400 miles per hour, how fast is its distance from the observer increasing 45 seconds later? Hint:
  26. Calculus

    Derivatives - chain rule An airplane, flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mile, passes directly over an observer. If the constant speed of the airplane is 400 miles per hour, how fast is its distance from the observer increasing 45 seconds later? Hint:
  27. Algebra

    An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) carries 45 gallons of fuel. It burns fuel at a rate of 3 gph (gallons/hour) and flies at a speed of 160 mph (miles/hour). We want to fly it to a location X, fly around the area for 1 hour, and then fly it back to the
  28. physics

    Secretariat ran the Kentucky Derby with times for the quarter mile of 25.2 s, 24.0 s, 23.8 s, and 23.0 s. (a) Find his average speed during each quarter-mile segment. (b) Assuming that Secretariat's instantaneous speed at the finish line was the same as
  29. algebra 1

    A blue marlin can swim at speeds of about 50 miles per hour. What is that speed in feet per second, to the nearest whole number? (Remember, there are 5280 feet in a mile, 60 seconds in a minute, and 60 minutes in an hour.)
  30. calculus

    16. Given the following information, determine the constant speed, travel time, and cost that represent the minimum one-way trip delivery cost. Fuel costs per hour are equal to V^2/600 V is the speed in miles per hour Driver (labor) costs are $10 per hour
  31. calculus

    16. Given the following information, determine the constant speed, travel time, and cost that represent the minimum one-way trip delivery cost. Fuel costs per hour are equal to V^2/600 V is the speed in miles per hour Driver (labor) costs are $10 per hour
  32. Calculus/ Optimization

    A truck driver, on assignment from the owner of the truck is to drive on a 300 mile stretch of highway at a constant speed of v miles per hour. According to road signs, the minimum speed allowed is 55 miles per hour and the speed limit is 70 miles per
  33. Math/ Calculus Please HELP!!!

    A truck driver, on assignment from the owner of the truck is to drive on a 300 mile stretch of highway at a constant speed of v miles per hour. According to road signs, the minimum speed allowed is 55 miles per hour and the speed limit is 70 miles per
  34. MATH

    JOSH CAN JOG 1 AND 1 THIRD MILES IN A QUARTER OF AN HOUR. WHAT IS HIS AVERAGE SPEED IN MILES PER HOUR
  35. Calculus

    You are the owner of a delivery company with one truck. The trucks fuel economy is 1200/x miles per gallon when driving at x miles per hour (where 80 >= x <= 110). The price of fuel is $1 per gallon. You pay the truck driver $8 per hour. If a
  36. math

    The fuel efficiency for a certain midsize car is given by E(v)= -0.016v^2+1.408v+3.8, where E(v)is the fuel efficiency in miles per gallon for a car traveling v miles per hour. What speed will yield the maximum fuel efficiency? _______mph. What is the
  37. algebra

    The fuel efficiency for a certain midsize car is given by E(v)= -0.016v^2+1.408v+3.8, where E(v)is the fuel efficiency in miles per gallon for a car traveling v miles per hour. What speed will yield the maximum fuel efficiency? _______mph. What is the
  38. physics

    A 600 kg dragster accelerates from rest to a final speed of 120 m/s in 400 m (about a quarter of a mile) and encounters an average frictional force of 1200 N. What is its average power output in watts and horsepower if this takes 7.30 s?
  39. Physics

    A top fuel drag racer with a mass of 500.0 kg completes a quarter-mile (402m) drag race in a time of 4.2s starting from rest. The car's final speed is 125m/s. What is the engine's average power output? Ignore friction and air resistance.
  40. Algebra

    One hour = 3,600 seconds and 1 mile= 5,280 feet. MAke a conjecture about how you could convert a speed of 15 miles per hour to feet per second. Then convert please help answer
  41. Algebra please help

    1 hour= 3,600 seconds and 1 mile=5,280 feet. Make a conjecture about how you would convert a speed of 15 miles per hour to feet per second. Then convert. Please help answer thx
  42. chemistry

    The conversion factor relating miles to meters is 1 mile= 1610m The speed of light is 3.00×10^8 m/s. How fast is this in miles per hour (miles/h \rm miles/h)?
  43. math

    it takes 35 minutes for mr morrison to drive 25 miles to work. rounded to the nearest mile per hour, what is the speed in miles per hour?
  44. Calculus

    You are the owner of a delivery company with one truck. The trucks fuel economy is 1200/x miles per gallon when driving at x miles per hour (where 80 >= x <= 110). The price of fuel is $1 per gallon. You pay the truck driver $8 per hour. If a
  45. Math HELP!

    Find the unit rate. Rounf to the nearest tenth, if necassary. 344 miles is 11 hours A. 344 miles/hour B. 3,784 miles/hour C. 0.03 mile/hour D. 31.27 miles/hour Is the answer a?
  46. math

    if the taxi fare is c cents for the first quarter mile and s cent for each additional quarter mile ,what is the charge ,in cents ,for a trip of x miles,where x is greater than!?
  47. math

    Your Porsche's gas mileage (in miles per gallon) is given as a function M(x) of speed x in miles per hour. It is found that M'(x) = 3,600x−2 − 1 (3,600x−1 + x)2 . Estimate M'(10), M'(60), and M'(110). (Round your answers to seven decimal
  48. Physics

    Top fuel drag racer can reach the maximum speed of 304 mph at the end of the 1/4-mile (402 m) racetrack. (a) Assuming that the acceleration is constant during the race, calculate the average value of the acceleration of the top fuel car. (b) What is the
  49. math

    You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal 75 mile per hour rate. How long should it take you to complete the trip? (3) Suppose you are driving that distance at an illegal
  50. algebra

    Rita’s boat has a top speed of 12 miles per hour in still water. While traveling on a river at top speed, she went 20 miles upstream in the same amount of time she went 40 miles downstream. Find the rate of the river current.
  51. Math

    Brian's boat has a top speed of 9 miles per hour in still water. While traveling on a river at top speed, he went 10 miles upstream in the same amount of time he went 20 miles downstream. Find the rate of the river current.
  52. College Mathematics

    You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal 75 mile per hour rate. How long should it take you to complete the trip? (3) Suppose you are driving that distance at an illegal
  53. math

    1. A grayhound's maximum speed is 39.35 mph how long does it take to run a quarter mile? 2. A human's maximum speed is 27.89 mph how long does it take to run a quarter mile? 3. A giant tortoise's maximum speed is 0.17 mph how long does it take to run a
  54. physics

    A(n) 840-kg dragster accelerates on a race track from rest to 85 km/h in 0.90 seconds. (a) What is the change in momentum of the dragster? (b) What is the average force exerted on the dragster? (c) What exerts that force?
  55. Math I Have no idea PlEASE help me

    Wind can affect the speed of an airplane. Suppose a plane is flying round-trip from New York City to San Francisco.The plane has a cruising speed of 300 miles per hour.The wind is blowing from west to east at 30 miles per hour. When the plane flies into
  56. Math Hurry!

    Gabriela traveled by motorcycle at an average speed of 17 miles per hour. Then, she traveled by car at an average speed of 12 miles per hour. In total, she traveled 56 miles for 4 hours. How many miles did Gabriela travel by car? (Round to the nearest
  57. Science

    If a truck that has a back ramp on it is going 70 miles an hour down the road, and you are traveling 75 behind it, you would soon reach it. If you were to try to get up onto its ramp, would you: A: Since you are going 75 miles an hour and it is going 70,
  58. college algebra

    a bus driver wants to average at least 40 miles per hour on a 70 mile trip. if the first 35 miles takes the driver 1 hour what should be the lowest average speed for the second 35 miles?
  59. verbal linear equations

    a taxi costs $2.75 for the first quarter of a mile and $0.85 for each subsequent quarter mile.A ride that cost $23.15 is how many miles longer than a ride that costs $17.20?(please i don't want example show me how u work it out )
  60. MATH

    We do not provide the units for your answers. Do no type them in the answer box. Enter the numerical value or calculations only. You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal
  61. Physics

    A dragster and driver together have mass 929.4 kg. The dragster, starting from rest, attains a speed of 26.5 m/s in 0.55s. Find the average acceleration of the dragster during this time interval. Answer in units of m/s^2
  62. Physics

    A dragster and driver together have mass 929.4 kg. The dragster, starting from rest, attains a speed of 26.5 m/s in 0.55s. What is the size of the average force on the dragster during this time interval? Answer in units of N.
  63. Physics

    A dragster and driver together have mass 929.4 kg. The dragster, starting from rest, attains a speed of 26.5 m/s in 0.55s. What is the size of the average force on the dragster during this time interval? Answer in units of N.
  64. math

    a car traveling at 25 miles per hour is 48 miles over the first 5 second it maintains this speed for the next 5 seconds and than slow to a stop during the next five seconds which graph below could match the situation described
  65. arithmetic

    if A and B ARE MOVING IN a circular track of length 0.32miles from the start line whose speed are 7 miles per hour and 9 miles per hour respectively ,then after how many seconds will they meet for the first time?
  66. Math

    As a tornado moves, its speed increases. The functions S(d) = 93logd+65 relates the speed of the wind, S, in miles per hour, near the center of a tornado to the distance that the tornado has traveled,d, in miles. a) Graph this function. b) Calculate the
  67. algebra

    . If you enter Interstate 40 at mile marker 23 in Sayre, Oklahoma, how far would you need to travel to reach mile marker 125 in El Reno, Oklahoma? After reaching El Reno, you might worry that your vehicle is running low on fuel. You know that your vehicle
  68. algebra please help

    If you enter Interstate 40 at mile marker 23 in Sayre, Oklahoma, how far would you need to travel to reach mile marker 125 in El Reno, Oklahoma? After reaching El Reno, you might worry that your vehicle is running low on fuel. You know that your vehicle
  69. Math

    A cyclist rides his bike at a speed of 27 miles per hour. What is this speed in feet per second? How many feet will the cyclist travel in 15 seconds? In your computations, use the fact that 1 mile is equal to 5280 feet. Do not round your answers.
  70. algebra

    If you enter Interstate 40 at mile marker 23 in Sayre, Oklahoma, how far would you need to travel to reach mile marker 125 in El Reno, Oklahoma? After reaching El Reno, you might worry that your vehicle is running low on fuel. You know that your vehicle
  71. algebra

    If you enter Interstate 40 at mile marker 23 in Sayre, Oklahoma, how far would you need to travel to reach mile marker 125 in El Reno, Oklahoma? After reaching El Reno, you might worry that your vehicle is running low on fuel. You know that your vehicle
  72. algebra

    If you enter Interstate 40 at mile marker 23 in Sayre, Oklahoma, how far would you need to travel to reach mile marker 125 in El Reno, Oklahoma? After reaching El Reno, you might worry that your vehicle is running low on fuel. You know that your vehicle
  73. algebra

    If you enter Interstate 40 at mile marker 23 in Sayre, Oklahoma, how far would you need to travel to reach mile marker 125 in El Reno, Oklahoma? After reaching El Reno, you might worry that your vehicle is running low on fuel. You know that your vehicle
  74. calculus

    Suppose that the cost of operating a truck in Mexico is cents per mile when the truck runs at a steady speed of v miles per hour. The top speed of the truck is 100 mph. Assume that the driver is paid 10 dollars per hour to drive the truck, and he is to
  75. math

    one taxi charges 75 cents for the first quarter-mile and 15 cents for each additional quarter-mile. the second company charges $1.00 for the first quarter-mile and 10 cents for each additional quarter mile. What distance would produce the same fare for the
  76. chem

    The speed of light is 3.00 times 10^8~m/s. How fast is this in miles per hour (miles/h)? Use the conversion 1{mile} = 1610{m}.
  77. chem

    The speed of light is \rm 3.00\times 10^8~m/s. How fast is this in miles per hour (\rm miles/h)? Use the conversion 1 \;{\rm mile} = 1610\; {\rm m}.
  78. Programming

    please Help... Write a pseudo code that prompt the driver to enter the miles at the before taking the car and miles when returning the car.the program must him to enter the fuel consumed that day.the must be able to determine the fuel consumption for that
  79. Algebra

    A truck driver traveled at an average speed of 58 miles per hour on a 200-mile trip to pick up a load of freight. On the return trip (with the truck fully loaded), the average speed was 37 miles per hour. Find the average speed for the round trip.
  80. math

    a truck driver traveled at an average speed of 48 miles per hour on a 100-mile trip to pick up a load of freight. On the return trip with the truck fully loaded,the average speed was 40 miles per hour. Find the average speed for the round trip.
  81. College Algebra

    A truck driver traveled at an average speed of 55 miles per hour on a 200-mile trip pick up a load of freight. On the return trip (with the truck fully loaded), the average speed was 40 miles per hour. What was the average speed for the round trip?
  82. biotech college

    What is 29 miles per hour in units of m/s? 1 mile is 5280 feet, 1 meter is 3.3 feet, 1 hour is 60 minutes, and 1 minute is 60 seconds.
  83. calculus

    An automobile computer gives a digital readout of fuel consumption in gallons per hous. During a trip, a passenger recorded the fuel consumption every 5 minutes for a full hour of travel. time: 0 / gal/h: 2.5 time: 5 / gal/h: 2.4 time: 10 / gal/h: 2.3
  84. 6th grade AC math. Rates? I think

    1 lap around a track = 1/5 of a mile. A horse horse ran a total of 3 laps in 1 minute and 30 seconds. What's the horses average speed in miles per Minute? I've tried so hard all I can come up with is 1/5 of a mile per each 1/2 minute (30 seconds) is that
  85. advanced functions HELP!!!

    the function S(d)=93logd+65 relates the speed of the wind, S, in mile per hour, near the centre of a tornado to the distance that the tornado travels, d, in miles. a)Calculate the avg. rate of change for the speed of the wind at the centre of a tornado
  86. algebra

    Minute hand of a clock is 10 inches long. how far does the tip of the minute hand move in 15 seconds? I got that=5 pi BUT What speed is it moving in miles/hr???? algebra - PsyDAG, Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 1:38am Assuming it does move 5 pi, convert 5 *
  87. algebra

    A jogger ran 6 miles, decreased her speed by 1 mile per hour and than ran another 7 miles. If total jogging time was 2 1/42, find speed for each part of her run.
  88. Math

    6. Columbus' ships covered approximately 144 miles a day. How many miles would they have traveled in nine days? What was the average speed per hour? If there were two days when the weather did not permit movement, how many miles a day would they have to
  89. math

    Your taxi charges $3.00 for the first one-fourth of a mile and $0.50 for each additional one quarter of a mile. How much will the charge be if you have driven for 1.75 miles?
  90. Math

    A goal for elite runners is to complete a mile in 4 minutes. At what speed(in miles per hour) is a runner traveling when he completes a mile in 4 minutes?
  91. math

    John leaves on a 20-mile bike trip. He rides at a speed of 8 mile per hour. Ashley leaves 1 hour later. Both bikers take the same route. Ashley rides at a speed of 6 miles per hour. How many later than John will Ashley complete the trip?
  92. MATH

    Bob drove to the store( a distance fo 10.5) miles at ana average speed of 35 mile per hours. On the way home, he got stuck in traffic, and he only averaged 15 miles per hour along the same route. What was his average speed for the round trip ?
  93. programming

    please Help... Write a pseudo code that prompt the driver to enter the miles at the before taking the car and miles when returning the car.the program must him to enter the fuel consumed that day.the must be able to determine the fuel consumption for that
  94. Math

    A penguin may swim as slowly as 3 miles per hour or as fast as 15 miles an hour. How many minutes does it take a penguin to swim 1 mile at full speed?
  95. 7th Grade Math

    Sam serves a tennis ball at a speed of 90 miles per hour. If 0.62 mile is equivalent to 1 kilometer, what is Sam's serve speed in kilometers per hour? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
  96. math

    if a speedomter reads in lm per hour and the legal speed limit is 55mi/h and you want to know how fast she can drive ? would I multiply the 55 x 6 to get km Do you mean that it reads in km per hour? I never heard of an lm per hour. Why would you multiply
  97. math

    A boat travels down the river in 2.6 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.9 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 21 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need
  98. math

    A boat travels down the river in 2.8 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.8 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 24 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need
  99. Physic Check

    These are questions I'm unsure about out of 20 for my submission #2. Someone please check soon. My answers have an =. 1.)A ball is rolling across the top of a billiard table and slowly rolls to a stop. How would Galileo explain the motion of the ball as it
  100. Math

    1. Cate went on a trip of 120 miles at x miles per hour. Returned over same route at 5miles/hour faster than previous rate.If time for return trip was one-third of an hour less than time for the outgoing trip,how do you find x? (Set up the chart right, and