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spimentel

  • 3 years ago

A driver cannot exceed 62 mph when driving on the state highway. If she needs to travel 527 miles what is the range of values for her time spent driving.

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  1. ryoblck
    • 3 years ago
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    Let me get this straight. The question is asking how long the driver will get to their destination?

  2. spimentel
    • 3 years ago
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    yes how long will it take. I divide but its telling me its incorrect

  3. math_proof
    • 3 years ago
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    probably because u need to put it into an hours and minutes

  4. ryoblck
    • 3 years ago
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    Well if that is the case, then you would divide like you said. What part are you getting wrong?

  5. spimentel
    • 3 years ago
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    oh

  6. math_proof
    • 3 years ago
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    and when u divide it you get the hours but the minutes are different since there is 60minutes in an hours

  7. spimentel
    • 3 years ago
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    i dont know how to put it in hrs and minutes

  8. math_proof
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    what did you get now after dividing?

  9. spimentel
    • 3 years ago
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    8.5 hrs

  10. math_proof
    • 3 years ago
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    thats 8 hrs and 30minutes

  11. spimentel
    • 3 years ago
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    so i did get it right. lol thank you

  12. math_proof
    • 3 years ago
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    because when u divide u get a decimal which can be for example .75, which is not in minutes so what u do is to multiple the decimal by 60

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