1. Algebra

    Tom drove to Easton from home at 50 mph. His return trip took 30 minutes longer because he ran into traffic and could only drive 45mph. How many miles is it from Tom's home to Easton? Express answer as a decimal.
  2. Algebra

    Tom went on a 3 Day road trip in which he drove the same number of miles each day. He drove 42 mph the first day. He drove 48 mph the second day. On the last day he drove a x mph. His average speed for the whole trip was 47 mph. Find x and write your
  3. Math

    can you help i dnt know what to do so could you tell me how to solve it 1. every weekend, Phil drives from his home to his favorite amusement park, a distance of 60 miles. a. If he averages 40 mph for the first half of the trip, what must his average speed
  4. math

    you commute 63 miles one way to work. the trip to work takes 20 minutes longer than the trip home. your avarage speed on the trip home is 12 mph faster. What is your average speed on the trip home?
  5. Math

    On Wednesday you drove from home to work at 50 mph and got there in 43 minutes.  On Thursday you drove at 68 mph.  Round answers to nearest 10th.  Use:  R 1 T 1 = R 2 T 2   (double click this to see clearer) Round to the nearest 10th and Use Unit
  6. Math

    On Wednesday you drove from home to work at 60 mph and got there in 23 minutes.  On Thursday you drove at 69 mph.  Round answers to nearest 10th.  Use:  R 1 T 1 = R 2 T 2   (double click this to see clearer) Round answer to the nearest 10th and use
  7. Algebra

    keisha drive from buffalo to syracuse at an average rate of 48 mph on her return trip along the same road she was able to travel at an avg rate of 60 mph the trip from buffalo to syracuse took a half an hour longer than the return trip how long did the
  8. math

    On Wednesday you drove from home to work at 65 mph and got there in 28 minutes. On Thursday you drove at 78 mph. Round answers to nearest 10th. Use: R1T1=R2T2 (double click this to see clearer) Round to the nearest 10th and Use Unit Abbreviations for
  9. math

    A jet flew at an average speed of 480 mph from Point X to Point Y. Because of head winds, the jet averaged only 440 mph on the return trip, and the return trip took 30 minutes longer. How many hours was the flight from Point Y to Point X? how far is it
  10. math

    The Murphy family just drove 300 miles to visit their grandparents. Mr. Murphy drove 70 mph for 65% of the trip and 35 mph or less for 20% of the trip that was left. Assuming that Mr. Murphy never went over 70 mph, how many miles did he travel at a speed
  11. Math

    I need help please. Laurie left home and ran to the lake at 10 mi/h. she ran back home at 8 mi/h. If the entire trip took 27 minutes, how far did she run in all?
  12. math

    Serena's parents drove her to Gulf Coast Beach.The trip from home to the beach took 2 1/2 hours at an average of 56mph.On the return trip,they drove at an average of 60mph.H ow far is the beach from their home?
  13. Math

    Gary took a drive down to the beach and drove at a pace of 45 mph on the way there. The trip took him 3 hours. He drives the exact same route on the way back, but takes it slow so he can enjoy the sunset. If Gary's return trip took him 4 hours, how fast
  14. math

    Martin rides to Cambridge 30 miles away from home at the average rate of 10 miles per hour.He returns on a better road that is 50% longer where he can increase his rate by 100%.How much time does he save by taking the better road on his return trip? a. 2
  15. Algebra

    When kevin commuted to work one morning, his average speed was 45 mph. He averaged only 30 mph for the return trip because of an accident on the highway. If the total time for the round trip was 50 min determine the distance between his place of work and
  16. algebra

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 24 mph relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 62 minutes. the return trip takes 34 minutes. What is the speed of the current?
  17. Algebra II

    Bill drove from Ajax to Bixby at an average speed of 50 mph. On the way back he drove at 60 mph. The total trip took 42/5 hours of driving time. Find the distance between the two cities.
  18. Algebra

    You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home? And please go through the steps and give me an
  19. Algebra

    You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home? I got to this point xy=56 (x-8)(y+10)=56 I
  20. Math

    Mary drove from Amity to Belleville at a speed of 50 mph. On the way back, she drove at 60 mph. The total trip took 4 2/5 hours of driving time. Find the distance between these two cities. Any help would be greatly appreciated! =]
  21. Math

    Faryi averaged 50 mph on trip to visit an amusement park 80 miles away and started with a full tank of gas. Her car usually averaged 25 mph each time she purchased. The gas price $2.65 par gallon when she got home. Calculate Faryi’s time ( in minutes)
  22. algebra

    These are very easy to set up with a "chart" ---------Distance-----Rate---Time (D=RxT) slow way --6x----------x-------6 fast way - 5(x+7)-----x+7------5 so 6x = 5(x+7) 6x=5x+35+ x=35 The speed on the slower trip was 35 mph, and on the return trip 42 mph A
  23. college algebra

    A boat can maintain a constant speed of 34 mph relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 21 minutes; the return trip takes 13 minutes. What is the speed of the current?
  24. math

    You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home?
  25. math

    I am having problems coming up with the answer to this problem. Could you kindly help me. It took Amanda 3 hours and 20 minutes to drive from her home to a friend’s house. She then drove to the beach which took her 4 hours and 25 minutes. It only took
  26. Math

    On a business trip a salesman traveled 40 mph for the first third of his trip and 50 mph for the remainder. If the entire trip took 4 hours and 20 minutes, how many miles did he travel? any help is grately appreciated!
  27. physics

    a man drives with an average speed of 25 mph for 20 minutes. he rests at his destination for 1 hour and then returns home with an average speed for this leg of the trip of 15 mph A) what is his average speed for the round trip B) What is his average
  28. Math

    Avi drove from his home to college 60 miles per hour. Returning over the same route, there was a lot of traffic, and he was only able to drive at 40 miles per hour. If the return trip took one hour longer, how many miles did he drive each way.
  29. Math

    Emilio left Main Road at 8 A.M and arrived at Lame Lane at 2 P.M. His average for the whole journey was 60 mph. For the first 70% of the trip, he drove at an average speed of 65 mph. For the next 25% of the remaining trip, his average was 54 mph. Find his
  30. algebra

    Sheila leaves her home to go to her sister's house, which is a 24-mile drive. The trip takes 36 minutes. She returns home taking the same route at a speed that is 5 miles per hour faster. How many minutes did the trip home take? I came up with 33 is this
  31. Algebra

    Austin drove to the mountains last weekend. There was heavy traffic on the way there, and the trip took 8 hours. When Austin drove home, there was no traffic and the trip only took 5 hours. If his average rate was 21 miles per hour faster on the trip home,
  32. Easy Math??

    Carol started from home on a trip averaging 30 miles per hour how fast must her mother drive to catch up to her in 3 hours if she leaves 30 minutes after Carol? Use an equation to solve your work. a.35 mph b.39 mph c.40 mph I heard that the answer is a,
  33. math

    Rueben drove to the mountains last weekend. There was heavy traffic on the way there, and the trip took 7 hours. When Rueben drove home, there was no traffic and the trip only took 5 hours. If his average rate was 18 miles per hour faster on the trip home,
  34. math

    Laura drove to the mountains last weekend. There was heavy traffic on the way there, and the trip took 6 hours. When Laura drove home, there was no traffic and the trip only took 4 hours. If her average rate was 22 miles per hour faster on the trip home,
  35. Math I am lost!

    Tom travelled to the train station at 60 mph and arrived 1 minute earlier. He then travelled back home at 30 mph and arrived 1 minute late. How long was the trip. D= 60 * T - 1 + 30*T+1 60T+30T -1+1 90 t
  36. math

    A truck drove 1400 miles at a rate twenty miles per hour slower on the return trip. If the trip took 22 hours total, how fast was the truck going on the return trip? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
  37. algebra

    From her house, Mary travels to New York at an average rate of 50 miles per hour and then returns home at an average rate of 32 mph. After taking 2 hours longer on the return trip than the time it took her to get to New York,she finds that she still has 17
  38. Algebra

    You commute 56 miles one way to work. The trip to work takes 10 minutes longer than the trip home. Your average speed on the trip home is 8 miles per hour faster. What is your average speed on the trip home? I don't understand why it has to be converted to
  39. college physics

    urgent help please...i need answers for this... 1.) a sprinter accelerates from rest to 10.0 m/s in 1.35 s. what is her acceleration in a.) in m/s squared b.) in km/h squared. 2.) a car slows down from a speed of 25.0 m/s to rest 5.00 s. how far did it
  40. Algebra I

    1. A Passenger train's speed is 60mi/h and a freight train's speed is 40mi/h. The passenger train travels the same distance in 1.5 h less time than the freight train. How long does each train take to make the trip? 2. Lois rode her bike to visit a friend.
  41. college algebra word problem

    Lisa drove 8 miles to pick up her friend Laurie, and then drove 11 miles to a mall at a speed 15 mph faster. If Lisa'a total travel time was 24 minutes, what was her speed on the trip to pick up Laurie? Thank you!!
  42. Algebra

    On the first part of a trip to Carmel traveling on the​ freeway, Marge averaged 70 mph. On the rest of the​ trip, which was 25 mi longer than the first​ part, she averaged 60mph. Find the total distance to Carmel if the second part of the trip took
  43. MATHS!!!

    Calvin was making a trip to the University of Chicago. When he drove down, he took Lakeshore Drive, and averaged 35 miles per hour. On his way back, he took the I-94 highway, and averaged 50 miles per hour. Given that the return journey was 4 miles longer
  44. Math

    A short airplane trip between two cities took 30 minutes when traveling with the wind. The return trip took 45 minutes when traveling against the wind. If the speed of the plane with no wind is 320 mph, find the speed of the wind and the distance between
  45. Pre-Calculus

    Carmen rides her bicycle at a constant rate to the market. When she rides her bicycle back home along the same route, she bikes at three-quarters the rate she biked to the market. At any given time, t, the distance biked can be calculated using the formula
  46. math

    A family drove 1080 miles to their vacation lodge. Because of increased traffic density, their average speed on the return trip was decreased by 6 miles per hour and the trip took 2.5 hours longer. Determine their average speed on the way to the lodge.
  47. College Algebra

    A family drove 1080 miles to their vacation lodge. Because of increased traffic density, their average speed on the return trip was decreased by 6 miles per hour and the trip took 2.5 hours longer. Determine their average speed on the way to the lodge.
  48. math

    A family drove 1080 miles to their vacation lodge. Because of increased traffic density, their average speed on the return trip was decreased by 6 miles per hour and the trip took 2.5 hours longer. Determine their average speed on the way to the lodge. Can
  49. MATh

    Kesha dove from Buffalo to Syracuse at an average rate of 48miles per hour. On the return trip along the same road she was able to travel at an average rate of 60 miles per hour.The trip from Buffalo to Syracuse took one- half hour longer than the return
  50. Math

    Patrick drove 3 hours to attend a meeting. on the return trip, his speed was 10 mi/h less, and the trip took 4 hours. a) what was his speed each way? b) what is the distance he drove one way?
  51. Math

    Daniel drives 30 mph to the toy store and 45 mph back home, taking the same route both ways. If the total trip took two hours, how many total miles does he drive on the round-trip from home to the store and back? Can you please explain how to do it?
  52. math

    Sue was in excellent shape in high school, she could ride her 10-speed bicycle 4.8miles to her grandmother's house in 11 minutes. Her return trip home took 14 minutes. The times are different due to there being a slight downhill slop on part of the trip to
  53. Math

    Sue was in excellent shape in high school, she could ride her 10-speed bicycle 4.8miles to her grandmother's house in 11 minutes. Her return trip home took 14 minutes. The times are different due to there being a slight downhill slop on part of the trip to
  54. Math

    Ricky drove from town A to town B in 3 hours because he drove 15 miles per hour slower on the return trip. How fast did Ricky drive on the trip from town A to town B? I know the answer is 37.5mph but can you please explain it and break it down so that I am
  55. Algebra II

    A salesman drove from his home to a nearby city at an average speed of 40 mi/. He returned home at an average speed of 50 mi/h. What was his average speed for the entire trip? I tried this question, and apparently the answer isn't 45 mph. It's something of
  56. Help...More Math Help!!!...Please!

    A kayaker paddled 2 hours with a 6 mph current in a river. The return trip against the same current took 3 hours. Find the speed the kayaker would make in still water. The speed is 6 mph slower going upstream and 6 mph faster going downstream. Distance
  57. MATh (distance)

    Kesha dove from Buffalo to Syracuse at an average rate of 48miles per hour. On the return trip along the same road she was able to travel at an average rate of 60 miles per hour.The trip from Buffalo to Syracuse took one- half hour longer than the return
  58. Math

    1.A tour boat on a river traveled 40 miles downstream in 4 hours. The return trip against the current took 5 hours. What was the rate of the current? A. 2.0 MPH B. 1.5 MPH C. 0.5 MPH D. 1.0 MPH This is also another question I did not understand. Thank you.
  59. algebra

    alberto drove to the lake and back. the trip there took two hours and the trip back took three hours. he averaged 20 km/h faster on the trip there than on the return trip. What was alberto's average speed on the outbound trip?
  60. math

    A cyclist travelled at a rate of 24 mph to visit a near by town. The cyclist averaged 18 mph on the return trip. If the round trip took 4.9 hours, find the distance to the near by town.
  61. physics

    student wanted to drive from Austin to San Antonio, 80 miles south of Austin on highway I35. Unfortunately, he entered the highway in the wrong direction and drove all the way to Waco — 100 miles north of Austin — before he noticed his error. In Waco,
  62. Algebra

    a boat travels 60 miles to an island and 60 miles back again. The return trip is 3 mph slower than the speed on the way out. The total time of the trip took 9 hours. Find the speed going to the island and the speed of the return trip.
  63. math

    hasan ran 3 miles in 18.342 minutes. Safaya ran the same distance is 19.291 minutes. How much longer did it take safays to run 3 miles than hasan?
  64. Algebra

    The boat travels 60 miles to an island and the same 60 miles coming back. Changes in the wind and tide made the average speed on the return trip 3 mph slower than the speed on the way out. If the total time of the trip took 9 hours, find the speed going to
  65. Algebra II

    Buggs made the trip at 40 mph during the first Hiatus. Joan Made the same trip at 50 mph during the second hiatus. How long was the trip if it took Buggs 2 hours longer than it took Joan. I know the Distance equals rate X Time and I tried using that
  66. physics

    Richard is driving home to visit his parents125 mi of the trip are on the interstate highway where the speed limit is 65 mph Normally Richard drives at the speed limit, but today he is running late and decides to take his chances by driving at 80 mph.how
  67. Algebra

    Can you help me set this up? Mr. Smith could ride his 10-speed bike 4.8 miles to his mom's house in 11 minutes. His return trip home took 14 minutes. The times are different due to there being a slight downhill slope on part of the trip to his mom's house.
  68. MaTh

    Debbie traveled by boat 5miles upstream to fish in her favourite spot> Because of the 4-mph current, it took her 20 minutes longer to get there than to return. How fast will her boat go in still water ???? Please help !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  69. Algebra

    Molly left home and drove toward the ferry office at an average speed of 27 mph. Mark left two hours later and drove in the same direction but with an average speed of 45 mph. How long did Molly drive before Mark caught up? I am terrible at word problems
  70. math

    The math team in addville travled to subtractville for a math compertition. The bus averaged 40 mph from addville to subtractville but adveraged 60 mph during the return trip. What was the adverage speed of the bus for the entire trip? Thats the story
  71. algebra

    Gone fishing. Debbie traveled by boat 5 miles upstream to fish in her favorite spot. Because of the 4-mph current, it took her 20 minutes longer to get there than to return. How fast will her boat go in still water
  72. physics

    A student wanted to drive from Austin to san Antonio ,80 mi south of Austin on highway I35. Unfortunately he entered in the wrong direction and drove to waco-100 miles north of Austin –before he noticed his error. In waco ,he turned around,drove back to
  73. Algebra 2

    A parent leaves his house during rush-hour each weekday to get her husband from work and pick up her child from school. Her house, husband work and school are equal distance of 5 mile from each other. (On an imaginary triangle.) she usually makes the whole
  74. Algebra

    It took 4 hours for a biker to travel from one city to another going at a certain speed. On the return trip, the biker traveled at the same speed for the first 100-km and then for the rest of the trip he traveled at a speed which was 10 km/hour slower than
  75. Math

    Mike drove to a friends house at a rate of 40 mph he returned by the same route at 45 mph The driving time round trip was 4 hours. write and solve an equation to find the distance Mike traveled
  76. Math

    A cyclist traveled at a rate of 32 mph to visit a nearby town. The cyclist averaged 10 mph on the return trip. If the round trip took 6.3 hours, find the distance to the nearby town
  77. algebra

    A cyclist traveled at a rate of 32 mph to visit a nearby town. The cyclist averaged 10 mph on the return trip. If the round trip took 6.3 hours, find the distance to the nearby town.
  78. Health (Ms. Sue)

    How would you respond in the following situations? 1. Your friend drove you to a party and then she had four drinks. She says she will never speak to you again if you do not ride home with her. A: I would respond by taking the key to her vehicle and then,
  79. physics

    you live 6 miles away from a movie theatre on a particular day it takes you 18 minutes to get to the movie theatre from your house, only half as much time to get home what was your average speed in mph for driving from the theatre, driving home , and the
  80. math

    Debbie traveled by boat 5 miles upstream to fish in her favorite spot. Because of the 6-mph current, it took her 20 minutes longer to get there than to return. How fast will her boat go in still water? (Please round your answer to one decimal place.)
  81. math

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 16 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 20 minutes and the return trip takes 15 minutes. What is the speed of the current?
  82. math

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 16 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 20 minutes and the return trip takes 15 minutes. What is the speed of the current?
  83. algebra

    a motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 11 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 21 minutes; the return trip takes 1 minutes. That is the speed of the current?
  84. math

    chie left home and ran north for 20 minutes at 10 km/h and then turned north east for 35 minutes at 5 km/h. how far (km) was she away from home after the run?
  85. precal

    chie left home and ran north for 20 minutes at 10 km/h and then turned north east for 35 minutes at 5 km/h. how far (km) was she away from home after the run?
  86. Algebra

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 26 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 35 minutes; the return trip takes 17 minutes. What is the speed of the river current?
  87. NEED HELP!! ALGEBRA

    A motorboat can maintain a constant speed of 26 miles per hour relative to the water. The boat makes a trip upstream to a certain point in 35 minutes; the return trip takes 17 minutes. What is the speed of the river current?
  88. algebra

    While preparing for a kayak race, Marta practiced on a local river. On one trip she traveled 3.5 miles upstream in 50 minutes with the return trip taking 22.9 minutes. What was her speed in still water and the sped of the river current?
  89. math

    Harry drove 4 hours on the freeway, then decreased his speed by 20 mph and drove for 2 more hours on a country road. if his total trip was 362 miles, then what was his speed on the freeway? I really have no idea how to do this.
  90. algebra 1

    lois rode her bike to visit a friend. She traveled at 10 miles an hour. While she was there it began to rain. Her friend drove her home at 25 miles per hour. Lois took 1.5 hours longer to go to a friends then to return home. How many hours did it take Lois
  91. math

    harry drove for 4 hours on the freeway , he decreased his speed by 20 mph than drove for 5 hours on the country road. If his total trip was 449 miles, than what was his speed on the freeway
  92. Physics II

    It is ~ 100 miles of mostly interstate driving to camp. Using your model from parts (b) and (c), how much does it cost me to drive to camp if I drive 55 mph, 65 mph, and 75 mph? (don’t forget the return trip) the current price of gas for part c is
  93. math

    A plane makes a 240-mile trip against a head wind in 1 hour and 30 minutes and returns, with a tail wind of the same speed, in 1 hour. What is the speed of the wind? A) 80 mph B) 200 mph C) 40 mph D) 160 mph
  94. Math Word Problem

    Debbie traveled by boat 5 miles upstream to fish in her favorite spot. Because of the 6-mph current, it took her 20 minutes longer to get there than to return. How fast will her boat go in still water? (Please round your answer to one decimal place.)
  95. Math

    During the first part of a trip, a bicyclist travels 56 miles at a certain speed.The return trip is made at a speed that is 6 mph slower. Total time for the round trip is 16hr. Find the bicyclist's speed on each part of the trip.
  96. algebra

    An executive drove from home at an average speed of 45 mph to an airport where a helicopter was waiting. The executive boarded the helicopter and flew to the corporate offices at an average speed of 120 mph. The entire distance was 250 miles; the entire
  97. math

    An executive drove from home at an average speed of 45 mph to an airport where a helicopter was waiting. The executive boarded the helicopter and flew to the corporate offices at an average speed of 120 mph. The entire distance was 250 miles; the entire
  98. algebra

    An executive drove from home at an average speed of 45 mph to an airport where a helicopter was waiting. The executive boarded the helicopter and flew to the corporate offices at an average speed of 120 mph. The entire distance was 250 miles; the entire
  99. MATH

    Matt and Anna are frequent fliers on Fast n Go Airplanes. They often fly between two cities that are a distance of 1680 miles apart. On one particular trip, they flew into the wind and the trip took 4 hours. the return trip with the wind behind them, only
  100. math

    Matt and Anna are frequent fliers on Fast n Go Airplanes. They often fly between two cities that are a distance of 1680 miles apart. On one particular trip, they flew into the wind and the trip took 4 hours. the return trip with the wind behind them, only