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120km

A girl cycles for 3 hours at a speed of 40 km/hr. What distance did she travel?

8hrs

A train travels at a speed of 30mph and travels a distance of 240 miles. How long did it take the train to complete its journey?

90 km/hr

A car travels a distance of 540 km in 6 hours. At what speed did it travel?

9.43 m/s

John is a runner. He runs the 100m sprint in 10.6 seconds. At what speed did he travel?

4 km/hr

A cyclist travels 20 km in 4 hours. What speed did the cyclist travel at?

3 hrs

The distance between Rome and Venice is 144 km. If I travel at an average speed of 48 km/hr, how long will it take me to reach Venice?

Yes, it was going 96 km/hr

A car travels from the station to the beach, a distance of 576km in 6 hours. The car is only allowed to travel at a maximum speed of 90 km/hr. Did the car break the speed limit?

1,083 mph

At the equator, the earth spins a distance of 25,992 miles every day. What speed does the Earth spin in mph?

360 m

Lauren walks at a speed of 12 m/s for half a minute. How far does she go?

22.5 m

A mouse runs at .5 m/s for 45 sec. How far did the mouse get?

No, it will take him more than 6 hours to get home

Marc was told dinner would be ready at 6:00. He left his house at noon and traveled in his car at an average speed of 45mph to his mom's house 300 miles away. Did Marc make it home in time for dinner?

1,600 m

How far can a speed-walker walk if she travels 4m/s for 400 seconds?

0.26 mi/min

For a long time it was the dream of many runners to run faster than the "4-minute mile." Now quite a few runners have achieved what once seemed an impossible goal. On July 2nd, 1988, Steve Cram of Great Britain ran a mile in 3.81 min. What was his speed?

12 km/hr over the speed limit

Lauren's SUV was detected exceeding the posted speed limit of 60 kilometers per hour, how many kilometers per hour would she have been traveling over the limit if she had covered the a distance of 360 kilometers in 5 hours?

3,472.2 m/s

A comet is cruising through the solar system and it travels 50,000 kilometers in 4 hours. What is the comet's speed in m/s?