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 Jamie rides her bike at an avg speed of10 mph to and from work every day.  If it takes her an hour to make the trip between her home and job how many miles will she ride in one week?
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10 mi/hr x 1hr = 10 mi   (10 miles to work)
 
10 mi + 10 mi = 20 mi   (she rides 20 mi each day)
 
20 mi/day x 5 day = 100 mi/week (assuming she works 5 days each week)
20 mi/day x 7 day = 140 mi/week (assuming she works 7 days each week)
 
So Jamie would ride 100 miles each week if she worked 5 days.
 
 
If she rides 10 mph there and 10 mph home that's 20 mph per day. 
 
So, 10 mph + 10 mph = 20 mph
 
if she rides 20 mph in 7 days, do:
 
20 mph times 7 days = 140 mph for one week