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anonymous
 5 years ago
jim and jack run a 36 mile marathon.jim runs 12 miles per hour and jack run 9 miles per hour.how long will it take jim to finish to the nearest minute?
anonymous
 5 years ago
jim and jack run a 36 mile marathon.jim runs 12 miles per hour and jack run 9 miles per hour.how long will it take jim to finish to the nearest minute?

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radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Using the d=st or distance equals speed times time. Plug in what you got for Jim, d=36 miles s=12mph Solve for time (units are appropriate) 36=12t Solve by dividing by 12: t=3 hours or 180 minutes
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