How long does it take a plane traveling at 650 miles per hour to go 1430 miles?
Using Equation 2-14:
t = 2.2 hours
What is the average speed of a train that completes a 450-mile trip in 5 hours?
Using Equation 2-15:
Algebraic word problems involving motion are solved using the general relationship among
distance, time, and average velocity following the same five basic steps for solving any algebraic
A plane flying at 525 miles per hour completes a trip in 2 hours less than another
plane flying at 350 miles per hour. What is the distance traveled?