8 Jan 2016

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Speed Time and Distance Practice Set III

Type 1: A taxi hurries with a constant speed of 84 km/h. How far can it travel in 5 hours?

Type 2: A bus travels with a constant speed of 48 km/h. How long will it take to travel 60 km?

Type 3: Mike drives his car 60 km in 55 minutes. What is its average speed in kilometers per hour?

Type 4: A van travels 24 km with a constant speed of 65 km/h and another 50 km with a constant speed of 80 km/h. How long did it take for this trip?

Type 5: A car travels for 1 1/2 hours km with a constant speed of 65 km/h and then travels for 45 minutes with a constant speed of 80 km/h. What distance did the vehicle cover?

Type 6: A vehicle travels 24 km with a constant speed of 65 km/h and another 50 km with a constant speed of 80 km/h. What was its average speed?

Type 7: Mary drives her car for 1 1/2 hours km with a constant speed of 65 km/h and then for another 45 minutes with a constant speed of 80 km/h. What was her average speed?

Type 8: John travels in an airplane a distance of 800 km. For half (third/fourth) of the distance, the airplane flies at a speed of 900 km/h and for the rest of the distance, it flies at a speed of 760 km/h. How long does the trip take?

Type 9: Abigail's airplane trip took 4 hours. For half (third/fourth) of that time, the airplane flew at a speed of 900 km/h and for the rest of the time, it flew at a speed of 760 km/h. What distance did she travel?

NEW SET

Q. Bob took a 7 hour bicycle trip.  In all, he traveled 112 miles.  What was his average rate of speed in miles per hour?

Q. Sally traveled from Albany to Syracuse on Saturday.  The trip took 3.5 hours and she traveled at an average rate of 62 mph.  How many miles did Sally travel?

Q. Mary and Jim decided to travel to Europe one summer.  The jet flew at an average rate of 550 mph and covered 3437.5 miles.  How long did the flight take?

Q. A train left New York at 10:00 a.m. and arrived in Washington D.C. at 1:45 p.m..  If the distance between the 2 cities is 225 miles, what was the average rate of speed of the train?

Q. A man drove 45 mph for 3 hours, and then 60 mph for another 2.5 hours. What was the total distance the man traveled?
A man drove 45 mph for 3 hours, and then 60 mph for another 2.5 hours. What was the total distance the man traveled?

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