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anonymous
 one year ago
Jacob is training for an Ironman Triathlon and completed two swimming workouts this week. On Sunday, he swam 706 yards in 8 minutes and 31 seconds. This morning, he swam 579 yards in 8 minutes and 19 seconds. What was Jacob's average speed over the two workouts?
Write your answer as a whole number or as a decimal rounded to the nearest tenth.
anonymous
 one year ago
Jacob is training for an Ironman Triathlon and completed two swimming workouts this week. On Sunday, he swam 706 yards in 8 minutes and 31 seconds. This morning, he swam 579 yards in 8 minutes and 19 seconds. What was Jacob's average speed over the two workouts? Write your answer as a whole number or as a decimal rounded to the nearest tenth.

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0average speed = total number of yards/total number of minutes

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hm, it doesn't say what unit to convert to

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it says as yards per minute

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh, good! then my previous answer is correct

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Vocaloid but how do I fing the average.. Do I add up all the numbers or keep them seperate? ex: ___Min and ____yards or do I add them togeter

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first find the total number of yards

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then find the total number of minutes

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then divide yards/minutes
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