distance word problem

distance word problem

Kate leaves town P and cycles towards town Q which is 100 km away, at the speed of 5 metres/ second. Thirty minutes later, Ben leaves town Q and travels towards town P at 9 metres/second. a. How long...

A truck leaves St. Louis Missouri traveling north on I 55 at an average rate of 47 mph. One hour later a bus leaves St. Louis traveling south on I 55 at an average rate of 54 mph. How long after the...

On Friday, Dave jogged around the park in an hour. The next day, he walked around the park in 2 and a quarter hours. If he jogged at 5 miles per hour faster than he walked, how fast did he walk?...

Sonya left the restaurant traveling 6 mph. Then, 2 hours later, Hanna left traveling the same direction at 12 mph. How long until Hanna catches up with Sonya?

A family is on a road trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco. For the first 20 miles, they averaged 40mph, For the next 300 miles they averaged 75mph. If they drive 80mph for the next hour, what would...

Hillary started biking to the study group traveling 14 mph, after some time the bike got a flat so Hillary walked the rest of the way, traveling 3 mph. If the total trip to the study group took 7...

please solve with steps

Please solve this equation with steps

Kristen is flying a kite. The length of the kite string is 55 feet and she is positioned 33 feet away from beneath the kite. About how high is the kite? A) 47 ft B) 45 ft C) 44 ft...

At the edge of a garden 10 trees are planted in a row . The distance between the trees is the same . The distance between the first tree and the third tree is 12 feet

Keller is driving at a speed of 60mph. At noon he sees a sign which says LONGWOOD -52 MILES. If he continues to drive the same speed, how far away will longwood be at 12.20pm? I would...

Jamie recently drove to visit her parents who live 560 miles away. On her way there her average speed was 24 miles per hour faster than on her way home (she ran into some bad weather). If Jamie spent...

If it costs $10,000 to go 6,718 miles how far can you go with $3,000

Starting at the same spot on a circular track that is 80 meters in diameter, Hillary and Eugene run in opposite directions, at 300 meters per minute and 240 meters per minute, respectively...

a plane is 500 miles west of city A and is flying west at 500 mph. how long will it take for the plane to be 2375 miles west of city A?

on a trip Liam agreed to drive 2/3 of the total distance if Jessica drove the remaining distance. Upon completing his share of driving, Liam fell asleep. When Liam awoke, Jessica still had 20% of...

The Krakow airport is 3 km west and 5 km north of the city center. At 1 pm, Zuza took off in a Cessna 730. Every six minutes, the plane’s position changed by 9 km east and 7 km north. At 2:30...

The lanes on the circular outdoor track are one meter wide. By running in the lane next to the innermost lane, Corey ran extra distance in an eight-lap race. How much?

At noon one day, Corey decided to follow a straight course in a motor boat. After one hour of making no turns and traveling at a steady rate, the boat was 6 miles east and 8 miles north of its point...