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SOLUTION: I ran 2.5 miles in 28 minutes, but I would like to know how many minutes it took to run 1.5 miles using the above information. Thank you.
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Question 568575
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I ran 2.5 miles in 28 minutes, but I would like to know how many minutes it took to run 1.5 miles using the above information. Thank you.
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d = rt
2.5 = r(28)
2.5/28 = r
0.08928571 = r
r = 0.08928571
So the rate is roughly 0.08928571 miles per min. Now use this to find out how long it will take to run 1.5 miles
d = rt
1.5 = 0.08928571t
1.5/0.08928571 = t
16.8 = t
t = 16.8
So it will take 16.8 minutes.
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