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 Question 478635: A uhual truck has a 40 gallon tank and 10mpg how much gas is needed for going 700 miles Click here to see answer by wilft1(67)

 Question 478642: how long does it take to get 1 kilometer driving at 65 miles per hour? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15652)

 Question 478686: the distance s traveled by a car in the time t at 6o kph. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 478712: If I'm driving 80mph and my destination is 300 miles away , how long will it take me? Click here to see answer by emargo19(101)

 Question 478793: pls. help me solve this prob. tnx. prob.1. A car and a lorry set off on a 390-km journey at the same time. The lorry traveled at a speed of 60km/hr. The car reached the destination 1 and 1/2 hour earlier than the lorry. find the speed of the car. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57348)

 Question 478791: pls. help me solve this prob. tnx. prob.1. Mary and Nancy set off on a 220- km jeepney. Nancy started the journey 15minutes earlier than mary. They reached the destination at the same time. If Nancy's speed was 80km/hr, find the Mary's speed. Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 478789: pls. help me solve this prob. tnx. prob.1. john and liza set off from town A to town B, which was 240 km away. John set off 1 hour than Liza and reached town B at the same time as Liza. If Liuza's speed was 60km/hr, what was John's speed? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 478740: A car used 7 gallons of gasoline to go a distance of 210 miles. At that rate, how much gasoline would the car use to go 495 miles? Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)
 Question 478740: A car used 7 gallons of gasoline to go a distance of 210 miles. At that rate, how much gasoline would the car use to go 495 miles? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 478888: If I am going to a place 60 miles away and I am driving 40 miles per hour, how long will it take to get there ? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 478963: if two sides of a square field were increased by 5 feet the area of the field increase by 245ft squared. find the area of the original square. Click here to see answer by cleomenius(959)

 Question 478920: if the lake is 60 miles away and im driving 40mph how long would it take me to get there Click here to see answer by cleomenius(959)

 Question 479044: How many kilometres is Goose bay New Zealand away from Christchurch? Click here to see answer by wilft1(67)

 Question 479080: the 888 mile trip to the mountains took three times as long as the 280 mile trip to the ocean. if the speed to the ocean was 4 mph less than the speed to the mountains, find both speeds and both times Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 479147: Please help me solve this equation: What is the average speed of a car that travels 360 klms in 4 hours. Click here to see answer by Tatiana_Stebko(1326)

 Question 479225: the average speed of a train is 465 km per hour. how far will it go in 17.5 hours Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479222: if someone travled for 1 hour 10 minutes going 30 kilometers per hour howm many kilometers didi they go Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479221: two cars leave a gas station at the same time traveling in opposite diretions. one car travels at 80km/hr and the other at 96km/hr. in how many hours will they be 528km apart Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 479309: One of the two people at a certain distance of 15 km per hour, and the other travels at the speed of 16 kilometers. The two had more than 16 minutes before someone other than a person who reached that total, how far? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479312: how long would it take to drive to seattle washington from mooresville north carolina with a car that get 18mpg going 70mph Click here to see answer by jorel1380(2518)

 Question 479300: Could you help me solve this problem please? Two limos leave south bend at the same time and travel in opposite directions. One limo averages 65 mi/h and the other limo averages 55 mi/h. After how many hours will the limos be 720 mi apart. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479354: a plane flies in a straight line to a city that is 100 kilometers east and 150 kilometers north of the point of departure. how far does it fly? Click here to see answer by wilft1(67)

 Question 479227: Elaine jogs and walks to office every day. she averages 4km/hr walking and 8 km/hr jogging. the distance from her house to the office is 6km and she makes a trip in 1 hr. how far does she jog in a trip. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15652)

 Question 479437: What is the distance traveled at a speed of 60 km per hour, for 2 hours Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479452: a car travels 250 kilometers in the same time that a truck travels 225 kilometers. if the speed of the car is 8 kilometers per hour faster than the speed of the truck, find both speeds Click here to see answer by jorel1380(2518)

 Question 479473: Car travels 400 km in the first 3 hours of a trip. it stops for 2 hours and then travels final 250km in 1.5 hours. find the average speed of the car Click here to see answer by stanbon(57348)

 Question 479513: connie walks from her home to the bicycle repair shop at 6km/h and then bikes home at 20 km/h. If the total traveling time is 39 minutes, how far is it from her home to the repair shop? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479539: A ball is thrown vertically upwars of 15 feet per second from a bridge that is 55 feet above the level of the water. The height h, in feet, of the ball above the water at time t in seconds after it is thrown is h = 12t^2 + 20t - 48 Find the time when the ball strikes the water. Click here to see answer by jorel1380(2518)

 Question 479482: A car travels 250 kilometrs in the same time that a truck travels 225 kilometers. If the speed of the car is 8 kilometers per hour faster than the speed of the truck, find both speeds. What is the equation? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 479543: A plane flies in a straight line to a city that is 80 kilometers west and 120 liometers south of the point of departure. How far does it fly? Click here to see answer by jorel1380(2518)

 Question 479546: A ball is thrown vertically upward at a velocity of 15 feet per second from a bridge that is 55 feet above the level of the water. The height h, in feet, of the ball above the water at the time t in seconds after it is thrown is h = 16t^2 + 20t - 48 Find the time when the ball strikes the water Click here to see answer by lwsshak3(6505)
 Question 479546: A ball is thrown vertically upward at a velocity of 15 feet per second from a bridge that is 55 feet above the level of the water. The height h, in feet, of the ball above the water at the time t in seconds after it is thrown is h = 16t^2 + 20t - 48 Find the time when the ball strikes the water Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479634: A number less it reciprocal is 8/3. What is the number? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)
 Question 479634: A number less it reciprocal is 8/3. What is the number? Click here to see answer by Gogonati(809)

 Question 479685: is a biker maintains a steady 24km/h for 40k, how long will it take the biker to complete that portion of the race? Click here to see answer by jorel1380(2518)

 Question 479684: in the swim portion of the race, participants usually swim from shore to a marker some distance from shore and back. In a 1.5 k swim, how far does the entrant swim each way? Click here to see answer by jorel1380(2518)

 Question 479752: A car cut off the first third of the distance at 80 km / hour. Then cut the second third at 24 km / hour. While the final third made at 48 km / hour. How was the average speed of the car in the entire distance?? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479779: If I am drive 672 miles in 4 hours, what is my average spped? Can you please show formula? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)
 Question 479779: If I am drive 672 miles in 4 hours, what is my average spped? Can you please show formula? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8909)

 Question 479783: How many miles did I walk if I walked 8 hours straight? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8909)

 Question 479703: how many minutes will it take to drive 115 miles driving 82 mph? Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 479921: The elevatorin Washington Monument takes 75 seconds to travel 500 feet to the top floor. What is the spee of the elevator in miles per hour? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57348)

 Question 479906: The clark family went sailing, their boat averaged 6 kilometers per hour, The Rourke family took their boat out for the same amount of time and their boat averaged 14 K perhour the Rourke family traveled 20 kilometers farther than the Clark family, How many hour did each family spend on their boat trip? I am trying to figure this one out..I suppose it would be sovling for time right? please let me know thank you so much maryellen Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15652)

 Question 479894: if a car is going to 55mph how fast I must go to pass it whitin a 1/4 mile? show me the work. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 479987: One person can do a certain job in 15 minutes, and another person can do the same job in 30 minutes. How many minutes will it take them to do the job together? Click here to see answer by Maths68(1474)

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