## anonymous 3 years ago how far can a car travel in 40 minutes if it is traveling at an average speed of 50 m\ph

• This Question is Open
1. karatechopper

|dw:1357186275081:dw|

2. karatechopper

Can ya work from there?

3. anonymous

i really need help! canu help??

4. karatechopper

I did...

5. karatechopper

I gave you a hint!

6. anonymous

how did u get 60??

7. karatechopper

60 minutes in an hour. :)

8. karatechopper

Why the rush brother?

9. anonymous

oooooooooohhhh!!! thanks

10. karatechopper

;)

11. karatechopper

No problem!

12. anonymous

a car travels 440 miles in 8 hour. write a proportion to find the average speed of the car

13. karatechopper

This time you try!

14. anonymous

I got 33.33 miles. I'll try to draw out my steps next.

15. anonymous

|dw:1357180828464:dw|

16. karatechopper

I got something totally dif..

17. anonymous

r t = d$50*\frac{40}{60}=\frac{100}{3}=33\text{ and}\frac{1}{3} \text{ miles}$