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  • one year ago

As the Earth revolves around the sun, it travels at a rate of approximately 18 miles per second. Convert this rate to kilometers per second. At this rate, how many kilometers will the Earth travel in 20 seconds? In your computations, assume that 1 mile is equal to 1.6 kilometers. Do not round your answers.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    please help its for my final exam

  2. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
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    What's 18 x 1.6?

  3. anonymous
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    28.8

  4. misssunshinexxoxo
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    20 x 28.8?

  5. anonymous
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    576

  6. misssunshinexxoxo
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    Bingo! :)

  7. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
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    That's your answer

  8. anonymous
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    thank you but what would be the rate?

  9. misssunshinexxoxo
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    576 kilometers

  10. anonymous
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    okay but it also asks me for the distance travled in 20 seconds

  11. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
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    In 20 seconds, that's 20 * 28.8 kilometers = 576 kilometers

  12. anonymous
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    rate= km/s it asks me for two answers

  13. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
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    Do you need it in seconds or percent?

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